Expanded Function Dental Assistant Job Posting

Expanded Function Dental Assistant Job in Cleveland, OH (201236)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 201236 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:01/22/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:Expanded Function
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:None Specified
Location: Cleveland, OH 44141
 
Description
Hudec Dental began in xxxx as a single office, with a single dentist and a single patient. Since then, the practice has grown to 20 dental offices, specialty services, a patient support center and an in house lab. In the past year, Hudec Dental accommodated more than xxx,xxx patient visits and more than 20,xxx news patients. Our business is focused on bringing the most modern dental care into established neighborhoods without losing the personal touch. We have a large, diverse team of dental professionals to help all patients feel at ease and build relationships with them directly. We believe in creating an atmosphere in which our employees can grow and create a rewarding career within the field of dentistry. Hudec Dental offers a competitive salary, PTO, xxxk, medical and vision benefits, free dental, tuition reimbursement, provided scrub tops, flexible schedules, internal advancement opportunities, and a dedicated support staff to make day to day operations as seamless as possible. We truly believe that happy employees give the best level of service to our patients and strive for a work life balance for our employees. Hudec Dental started as a family business and remains a family business. We hope you may consider joining the Hudec Dental family and look forward to reviewing your qualifications soon! We are currently seeking an EDFA. Fulltime or parttime hours can be accommodated. We are seeking the right candidate over the right schedule. We pride ourselves on being a positive environment with great providers who enjoy a collaborative relationship with our EFDAs. Basic Function: The primary function of the Expanded Function Dental Auxiliary (EFDA) is to perform high quality work in conjunction with the doctor in accordance with approved procedures validated through the Ohio Dental Board in relation to patient care goals of Hudec Dental Associates. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols; marking patient in for treatment in Dental Vision software and opening Clinical Vision software for dentist. Completes approved procedures validated through the Ohio Dental Board such as placement of amalgam, composite restorations, stainless steel crowns, space maintainers, etc.. Follow properly issued instructions/directions regarding patient flow and manage the flow of patients to schedule/maximize the doctor’s time if applicable. Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, introducing one’s self, comforting, seating, and draping patient. This includes ensuring patients are greeted with a handshake and shown appreciation during entire visit. Provides information to patients and employees by answering questions, requests. Provides instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area; positioning instruments for dentist's access; suctioning; passing instruments. Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials in preparation for the doctor. Provides diagnostic information by taking and developing radiographic images; using intra-oral cameras; pouring model casts. Maintains patient appearance and ability to masticate by fabricating temporary restorations Educates patients by giving oral hygiene, plaque control, and postoperative instructions; prints prescribed prescriptions Communicates to patients about current office promotions and programs; i.e. Share a Smile, Vivid, Care Credit Documents and charges out dental care services by charting in patients’ records in Dental Vision software and maintain updated patient information. Ensures operation of dental equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques. Job Requirements Requirements: Education/Certifications:Must have a current and active Ohio EFDA Registration and Ohio Radiology Certification Must have Hepatitis B Vaccinations Records Current CPR preferred