Oversee multiple healthcare clinics in East Williamsburg Brooklyn, Jamaica Queens, East New York, Long Island City Queens (school based program) and Harlem Manhattan employing full time dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants and medical office specialists. Provide full spectrum dental care in Periodontics, Prosthodontics, Pedodontics, Endodontics, Oral Surgery, and Restorative Cosmetic Dentistry. Strong background in public/oral health advocacy. Coordinate outreach programs to promote patient care. Enhanced competency in performing dentistry on special needs and medically compromised patients. Facilitate behavior management skills between patients and staff. Implemented electronic dental records and digital radiography. Chair “Strategic Planning”, President “Credentialing”, “Rights & Responsibilities of the Individual”, “Ethics”, Patient Safety/Infection Control, “Quality Improvement” “Environment of Care and Emergency Planning”, “Pharmaceutical”, and “Medical Affairs” committees.
Senior health and human services director with demonstrated experience in clinical, operations, administration, quality improvement and program management. Strong hands-on clinical patient care in conventional and natural medicine healthcare settings, including hospitals and mission volunteer programs abroad. Effective leader in high level primary care delivery systems, especially within Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs).
Specialities: Quality Improvement, Program Development, Management and Evaluation, Medical and Dental Informatics, Strategic Planning, Naturopathic and Integrative Medicine, FQHCs, Primary Care
Skills: Team Building, Joint Commission, Regulatory Compliance, Risk Management, Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH), Meaningful Use (MU), Data Analysis, Telemedicine, Budget Development, Public Health, Public Speaking
Chief Dental Officer