Location: Africa Mercy | Updated: 09/12/2014| Department: Dental Team
Available: January 2015
Length of Position: 2 Year Minimum Time Commitment
The Lead Dentists provides professional guidance and medical support to the dental team, ensuring quality patient and crew care is administered. They also work in collaboration with the Dental Team Supervisor to develop and achieve overall departmental goals while providing technical and medical supervision of dental services in the clinics, comprehensive dental care to longer term crew, and emergency dental care to shorter term crew. Requirements include licensure as a dentist in home nation with two years’ experience after licensure, strong leadership and administrative skills, the ability to be a self-started and detailed orientated, as well as the successful completion of Mercy Ships’ On Boarding Program, prior to joining the ship.