Dental Assistant

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Job ID:
2445745
Location:
Cleveland, OH
Category:
Health Care
Salary:
per year
Zip Code:
44101
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
12.05.2017
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Job Description:

Position

Summary: The Dental Assistant will assist in all aspects of dental care provided by Care Alliance Dental Practice

Requirements:

        • Radiology Certified

        • Experienced Dental Assistant

        • Compassionate, able to work with diverse populations

        • Motivated and able to work independently and with a positive manner

        • Flexibility and skill to assist a variety of dentists

        • Well developed communication interpersonal skills

        • Familiarity with computer systems for dental records and digital x-ray

        • Excellent verbal skills and ability to correctly transcribe dental terminology

        • Commitment to the mission of Care Alliance

        • Hepatitis B Vaccination

        • CPR certification

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with dental care during all dental clinics including chairside assisting the dentist

  • Assist in all areas of dental reception

  • Expose dental x-rays

  • Effectively interview the patient, evaluate medical/dental history, chief complaint, and record dental findings and treatment

  • Provide oral hygiene instructions and/or explanations of prescribed treatment to patients

  • Clean and prepare operatory, tray set-ups, clean and sterilize instruments

  • Verify that all supplies are readily available to allow a smooth flowing clinic

  • General clinic maintenance, including cleaning restocking. Assure that clinic is presentable at all times

  • Efficient scheduling of appointments and referrals for specialty treatment

  • Effectively use of practice management system

  • Other responsibilities as assigned

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent job experience

  • Knowledge of x-ray equipment

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Problem solving skills

Typical Working Conditions: Normal dental/office environment

Company Info
Care Alliance Health Center