Dentist (Albuquerque, NM)
Since 1985, Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless has dedicated its mission exclusively to providing services to people experiencing homelessness. AHCH provides a distinctive continuum of integrated care through outreach and site-based services to address the health-related causes and consequences of homelessness. Our vision is to live in a world that is just and without homelessness. We believe that homelessness is an issue that can be solved through access to quality health care, adequate and affordable housing, and a living wage.
We are looking for a person to join our dental team part-time. Our ideal candidate would be passionate about working in public health and providing care to the underserved. We are looking for someone who is flexible and can work in both clinic and in our outreach settings, either in off-site locations or street medicine. Our ideal candidate will be a team player and able to work well with other departments towards integrative care. We are looking for someone who will work on education with clients.
Minimum qualifications: DDS or DMD license in New Mexico or eligible for reciprocity, DEA and CSR in New Mexico, 1-year dental experience in clinical setting, experience documenting in EHR system, ability to thrive in complex healthcare environment
Preferred qualifications: 3 or more years experience in clinical setting, previous experience in outreach or street dentistry, bilingual English/Spanish, clinical experience with underserved populations, those with SMI and/or substance use disorder
Bilingual Spanish speakers, POC, LGBTQIA+, veterans, persons with disabilities, and women are encouraged to apply.
Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. We comply with State and Federal employment practice laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of an applicant’s age, race, ethnicity, creed, national origin, religion, veteran status, gender identity, disability, or sexual orientation.
All benefits start the month after you begin work:
- Low cost medical, vision, and dental insurance with health club membership
- Life insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment fully paid for by company
- Long Term Disability fully paid for by company
- Paid Time Off – 24 days in first year of employment
- Catastrophic Sick Time accrual
- 7 Paid holidays
- Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
- 403 (b) with employer contributions after two years of service
- EAP services
- New Mexico State License renewal paid for by company
- Yearly stipend towards CEUs
- Student loan forgiveness eligible
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