Kids Dental Place is part of the Hero Practice Management group.
Hero is a practice management company focused on delivering the
systems, processes, and people needed to efficiently deliver
quality dental, vision and orthodontic care to children in
underserved communities. With 26 offices across seven states, we
have helped over a million children ages six months through 20
years gain access to the care they need since 2006. Working at Hero
is both a career and a callingjoin us, BE A HERO!
Serving the needs of the Medicaid population requires a fine
tuned approach. Our fast-paced, high volume offices require smart
scheduling, effective patient communications, tested processes and
a dedicated and well trained staff. The Adventure Dental, Vision,
and Orthodontics team knows what it takes to provide quality
dental, vision and orthodontic care under one roof. We are looking
to create long-term relationships with the children and families we
serve, and, to achieve that goal, we are dedicated to providing our
staff with the support, compensation and lifestyle they need for
career happiness and longevity.
Navigating the healthcare system can be a challenge for the
families we serve. At Adventure, we make it easy and enjoyable for
parents to get regular vision, dental and orthodontic care for
their children. Our kid-friendly offices seek to take the fear out
of dental visits, and all our staff is trained to put both children
and parents at ease. From scheduling to payments, eye wear
selection to orthodontics, we make it fun, easy and affordable for
children to thrive.
OUTCOMES OF THE ROLE
The mission of an Adventure Dental Associate Dentist is to
provide preventive and restorative dental care for all patients as
well as instructing staff on how to assist in patient treatment and
educating parents and patients regarding preventive practices!
Integrity & Accountability: Demonstrates high integrity in all
activities; is highly motivated and does not cut corners to achieve
goals. Evaluate: Respond promptly to patient's needs by (1)
managing difficult or emotional customer situations (2) developing
innovative approaches and ideas and (3) soliciting customer
feedback to improve service. Leadership: Demonstrates solid
leadership skills as consistent with being a doctor level provider
in the healthcare environment, including but not limited to:
following policies and procedures, coaching and mentoring other
teammates, having a positive attitude, showing empathy and care to
patients, and helping the broader team develop solutions and
continually improve the patient experience and the practice.
Compliance: Follows all Company policies and procedure and
proactively report any concerns of non-compliant behaviors observed
or learned of occurring in the practice.
Mission Driven & Patient-First: Passionate about delivering
high-quality care and service and responding promptly to patient
needs. Competently examine patients, diagnose diseases and
effectively treat and perform all necessary procedures. Educate:
Develop a friendly relationship with the parents and patients for
all who call Adventure Dental their dental home. Educating parents
and patients regarding all aspects of treatment and staying
informed on latest dental treatment techniques are important
aspects of providing a quality dental experience to the patients we
Compassionate & Teamwork: Places team above self, doing whatever
it takes to make the patient and the broader Company win. Works
well with Practice Manager and Lead Dentist in pursuit of the
practice's goals. Collaboration: Provide camaraderie and
inspiration to peers and dental auxiliary team by (1) displaying
passion and optimism (2) remaining open to others' ideas (3) being
able to work in a fast-paced environment with team and (4)
including staff in planning, decision making and process
improvement. Hero Collaboration: Work collaboratively with the Hero
Practice Support Center team to (1) implement new programs and
initiatives (2) provide feedback and ideas on improvement
Clinical Skills: Command of dental concepts and skillset,
including thorough knowledge and experience in pediatric dentistry.
Must be comfortable having other dentists directly observe them in
treatment for education and training purposes. We encourage parents
to be present in treatment areas with their child.
Coach & Mentor: Experience improving others' skills, talents,
Computer Skills: Able to easily navigate typical applications,
including those used for our electronic medical records and HR
Must be a graduate of an accredited U.S. Dental School.
Current dentist license in the state where the practice is
Medicaid Provider number and NPI number preferred.
Responsible for keeping license active, current and in good
SALARY & BENEFITS
Full-time, exempt position. Competitive salary and benefits
package. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance
and 401(k). The Company also offers a bonus program that rewards
Dentists for achieving desired performance goals.
This position requires full range of body motion. While
performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly
required to sit, walk and stand; talk or hear, both in person and
by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or
operate standard office equipment; reach with hands and arms; and
lift up to 25 pounds, occasionally 50lbs.