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Volunteer at Nolden Gentry Dental Clinic

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ORGANIZATION: DENTAL CONNECTIONS INC

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Dental Connections, Inc. mission is to provide equal access to quality dental care and education through community outreach and meaningful patient connections. In keeping with this mission, Dental Connections currently operates Iowa’s only school-based dental clinic at Kurtz Opportunity Center. The volunteer will assist the clinical staff with the coordination of patients needs and flow within the waiting area.

1 Shift

  • 08:00 AM to 03:00 PM
    Nolden Gentry Dental Clinic is open Wednesdays from 8 AM – 3 PM. The volunteer would work a 3-4 hour shift, Ex. 8 AM – 12 PM or 12 pm - 3 PM.
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About DENTAL CONNECTIONS INC

Location:

1111 9TH ST, STE 190, DES MOINES, IA 50314, US

Mission Statement

Dental Connections' mission is to provide equitable access and remove barriers to quality oral health care through community outreach and meaningful patient connections.

Description

Our clinic is a non-profit Dental Center established in 1919! We provide comprehensive general and pediatric dental services. We serve all income levels and all age groups! We also offer discount opportunities to families!

Our dental clinic also operates community-based oral health programs including a fluoride varnish program in area Headstart and pre-schools; a dental sealant program in area schools; and the Smile Squad Mobile Dental Clinic (two-chair custom-built RV’s providing dental treatment services in area schools). Starting in January of 2016, the Dental Connections, Inc. entered into an exciting new partnership with Des Moines Public Schools! We now have a satellite clinic, called the Nolden Gentry Dental Clinic located in the Kurtz building at the Des Moines Public School Welcome Center. This location provides dental services to enrolled students of Des Moines Public Schools!

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
Children & Youth, Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

Kurtz Opportunity Center1000 Porter AvenueDes Moines, IA 50315

(41.53304,-93.62827)
 

SKILLS

  • Office Reception
  • Customer Service
  • Data Entry
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Nolden Gentry Dental Clinic is currently open Wednesdays from 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM. The volunteer would ideally work a 3-4 hour shift within this time frame (Ex. 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM or 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM).
  • The desire and motivation to serve Dental Connections patients and their families. The ability to work independently and in a team setting. The ability to become knowledgeable of Dental Connections programs.

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