Dentist, FCI Ray Brook

Location: Ray Brook, NY, United States
Date Posted: 12-05-2018
GHG is looking for a licensed Dentist to provide services to individuals who are under the custody and care of the Federal Bureau of Prisons within a secure correctional environment, located at the Federal Correctional Institution Ray Brook, New York. Services will be required for a period of Six (6) months and it can be extended at the facility's discretion.
Available Position(s): Dentist
Place of Performance: The Dental Services will be performed in the Health Services Department at FCI Ray Brook, 128 Old Ray Brook Road, Ray Brook, NY.

Facility Background: The Federal Correctional Institution, Ray Brook is a medium-security United States federal prison for male inmates that is operated by the Federal Bureau of Prisons, a division of the United States Department of Justice.
Work Schedule:  The Dentist Contractor will work approximately 96 hours per month and up to and not exceeding 96 hours in one month.  Hours will be scheduled between the hours of7:00  AM and 3:00 PM, Monday through Friday, excluding federal holidays. The total number of hours cannot exceed 24 hours per week per dentist contractor. The COR will be responsible for schedule times.
Basic Scope of Work (includes but it is not limited to):  
The service is a contractual arrangement and not a personnel appointment.
The Dentist contractor will be responsible for providing in-house dental care for the inmate population. The contractor will screen dental patients, recommend and perform follow-up care, provide dental hygiene services if indicated and perform other duties as assigned by the HSA. The contractor will make a legible note, including patient education, for each patient. Each note must provide sufficient details allowing another Dentist to assume dental care of the patient based on those notes. All duties shall be performed in accordance with standards and methods generally accepted within the field of Dentistry, and in compliance with all Federal and State policy and regulations. The contractor shall adhere to all standards and regulations associated with the Joint Commission (JC) and American Correctional Association Foundation/Core Standards for Adult Correctional Institutions. Due to JC regulations, as well as BOP Health Services policies, history and evaluations shall be completed as scheduled. Detailed medical record documentation must be maintained. The contractor’s performance shall be monitored by the HSA and the COR.
The contractor will evaluate patients by referral from medical staff and recommend treatment to the medical staff. The contractor will document accurately and thoroughly in the electronic medical record and will have all documentation completed by the end of the work day. Any recommendations for further diagnostic testing and/or treatment will be made in the appropriate section of the electronic record, pending review by the Utilization Review committee.

Position Requirements/Qualifications
The minimum qualifications for performing as a Dentist shall include the submission of proof of attendance at an ADA approved dental school resulting in an appropriate degree.
The Dentist  Contractor must be a licensed Dentist in the United States of America.
The Dentist Contractor must have experience working as a Dentist for at least one year.
The Dentist Contractor must have three letters of reference from individuals within the healthcare profession who have knowledge of the individual's skills, abilities, and work ethics as a Dentist.

Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 ‚óŹ Harrisburg, PA 17110
Inquiries about this position must be sent by email.
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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