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Part-Time Program Coordinator - School of Dentistry - Pediatric Clinic

Creighton University Omaha, NE
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At Creighton, you are part of something big. Your skills and passions unite with thousands of faculty, staff and students inspired to change the world. Here, we offer meaningful work driven by a 475-year-old Jesuit tradition committed to social justice and serving others. Through this tradition, we push the boundaries on innovation. We pursue new knowledge for the betterment of society. We seek to improve our world through Catholic and Jesuit values. And it all starts with you.

 

Creighton University School of Dentistry is seeking a motivated individual to work 20 hours per week with a team of dedicated faculty and leaders who are building on a rich legacy of excellence in dental education and expanding our capacity as a national resource for the dental profession. 

 

As a Part-time Program Coordinator for the School of Dentistry your position responsibilities will include working with faculty, staff, community partners, students and patients to facilitate timely and appropriate care in a holistic and compassionate manner. The Coordinator will have experience in the social services field and is anticipated to serve as a liaison between the School of Dentistry and the community rotation sites.  Candidates must also possess strong organizational and communication skills with an ability to work collaboratively in a collegial, interdisciplinary environment.

 

Creighton University is a Catholic and Jesuit comprehensive university committed to excellence in undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs. Understanding the mission and purpose of the School of Dentistry, and the identity of Creighton University as a premier Catholic, Jesuit university is essential.  The School of Dentistry provides an exceptional education in an unrivaled clinical learning environment and is an integral component of Creighton University, a dynamic and growing institution located in Omaha, Nebraska.

 


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Ability to work collaboratively with a healthcare team to assess patient psychosocial needs and support systems, provide referrals to community resources, and follow-up with patients as needed through case management. 

  • Capacity to increase patient outcomes by addressing barriers to patients’ oral health care such as transportation, financial limitations, insurance issues, language, and personal safety. Addressing these barriers to care will help to reduce missed appointments and noncompliance, thereby increasing patient continuity of care.

  • Proficiency in electronic health records for documentation of patient interactions and must be comfortable using electronic interpretive language services. 

 

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 1-2 years experience in case management, public health setting

 

  This is a Part-Time, 20 hour per week, Benefit Eligible position
 

 

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AAP/EEO Statement 

Creighton University is committed to providing a safe and non-discriminatory educational and employment environment. The University admits qualified students, hires qualified employees and accepts patients for treatment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or other status protected by law. Its education and employment policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other programs and activities, are administered without unlawful discrimination.

 

Disclosure Statement 

This description describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Regular, reliable attendance is an essential function and all employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor. Employees may also be required to work in excess of normal working hours as workloads and seasonal activities necessitate. A complete description is available in the Human Resource office located at 3006 Webster Street Omaha, NE. Creighton University reserves the right to modify duties, responsibilities and activities at any time with or without notice. 

 

 

Date Posted January 24, 2023
Date Closes January 24, 2024
Requisition 220863
Located In Omaha, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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