Position Details

Department: Educational Services
Category: Any
Location: Phoenix
Posting #: 424822
Date Posted: 11/26/2018
Employee Type: Regular

Position Summary

This is a grant funded position (Delta Dental), which is responsible to provide enterprise wide oral health education for patients at PCH. The position is responsible to track/trend leading and lagging indicators to represent the work and outcomes expected.

PCH Values

  • Family-Centered care that focuses on the need of the child first and values the family as an important member of the care team
  • Excellence in clinical care, service and communication
  • Collaborative within our institution and with others who share our mission and goals
  • Leadership that set the standard for pediatric health care today and innovations of the future
  • Accountability to our patients, community and each other for providing the best in the most cost-effective way.

Position Duties

  1. Collaborates with clinical colleagues across the enterprise to support the grant funded goals and objectives for dental education at PCH.
  2. Plans, implements, and evaluates learning opportunities based on evidence.
  3. Using a variety of strategies, performs preventive dental health education to patients and colleagues consistent with the prioritization plan, which initially includes a focus on hem/onc patients, newly listed cardiac transplant cases, and critical care ventilated patients.
  4. Prepare oral health education materials in consultation with Emily Center
  5. Educate patients/parents/caregivers about oral care, modifying instructions and education to age appropriate level as necessary.
  6. Engages in ongoing organizational endeavors which support the philosophy and values of PCH and the professional development of all staff.
  7. Participates in the dissemination of knowledge via podium, poster presentations, publication submission, and/or other forms of scholarly information exchange.
  8. Participates in evidence based practice and research, from initial planning through and including publication of work.
  9. Role models, mentors, and promotes professional development across the enterprise.
  10. Performs miscellaneous job related duties as requested.

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Position Qualifications

Please review the following qualifications and specify whether you meet each of the requirements listed.
Do you meet this requirement?
1. Master's Degree in a dental health related field Required
Do you meet this requirement?
1. 1-2 years experience in pediatric dentistry with preference for teaching, and experience with children with special needs/spectrum disorders. Preferred
Do you meet this requirement?
1. Current BLS provider status from the American Heart Association Required
2. Certification in a field, relevant to the job expectations Preferred
Do you meet this requirement?
Special Skills
1. Basic word processing, excel spread sheets, data compilation Required
Physical Requirements & Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential
1. Physical Requirement - Climbing Frequently
2. Physical Requirement - Feeling (sensing textures and temperatures) Frequently
3. Physical Requirement - Fine Motor Skills (pinching, gripping, etc) Constantly
4. Physical Requirement - Hearing Constantly
5. Physical Requirement - Pushing/pulling Frequently
6. Physical Requirement - Reaching Constantly
7. Physical Requirement - Sitting Frequently
8. Physical Requirement - Standing Frequently
9. Physical Requirement - Stooping/crouching/kneeling/crawling Frequently
10. Physical Requirement - Talking Frequently
11. Physical Requirement - Tasting/smelling Occasionally
12. Physical Requirement - Walking Constantly
13. Physical Requirement - Near Vision Frequently
14. Physical Requirement - Far Vision Frequently
15. Physical Requirement - Color Discrimination Occasionally
16. Physical Requirement - Use of keyboard, mouse and/or computer equipment Constantly
17. Physical Requirement - Lift up to 35 pounds without assistance Constantly
18. Physical Requirement - Lift more than 35 pounds without assistance Occasionally
19. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Inside office environment Applicable
20. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Bloodborne pathogens or bodily fluid Applicable
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