Dental Assistant

  • Sector: MRS Dental
  • Contact: Lessette Libo-on
  • Client: Medical Recruitment Strategies
  • Location: Pennsylvania, United States of America
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Expiry Date: 13 July 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH375061_1649944974
  • Contact Email: lliboon@medicalrecruitmentstrategies.com


Duties/Responsibilities

  • Greet and prepare patients for treatment in a timely, pleasant, and professional manner.
  • Sterilize and prepare instruments for tray setups before dental procedures.
  • Take diagnostic-digital imaging as prescribed by the dentists.
  • Practice within the legal scope of assistant duties with or without certification, depending on state regulations.
  • Maintain meticulous records on patient charts and documents.
  • Setup and break down rooms according to infection control protocols between patients.
  • Communicate patient and equipment needs with co-workers.
  • Other duties as assigned by Practice Leader and/or Dentist.

Required Skills/Abilities

  • Adhere to OSHA guidelines, HIPAA Privacy Policy, and clinical operating procedures.
  • Work with and maintain all dental equipment.
  • Positively contribute to a respectful and collaborative working environment.
  • Facilitate patient comfort, care, and satisfaction professionally.
  • Present to work during scheduled shifts (see office manual for specifics).

Education and Experience

  • At least one year of dental assisting experience, particularly with 4-handed dentistry.
  • Current CPR certification.
  • Other State License/Certification Requirements based on the state you are employed in.
  • Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) Certification preferred.
  • Eaglesoft experience
  • PA Radiology license