We are currently seeking several Permanent Full Time Dental
Assistants to add to our team of xxx+ employees. CentroMed is recognized in
San Antonio and the surrounding areas as a leading health care provider for
customer service, clinical excellence, comprehensive care, and responsiveness
to community needs.
Posting is for San Antonio/Somerset locations.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
A. Prepares and sterilizes dental instruments according to Dental
Department OSHA manual guidelines.
B. Maintains x-ray developer and other equipment as necessary and notes
it in the appropriate maintenance log manual.
C. Maintains inventory of mobile cart.
D. Prepares the operatory for the patient according to infection control
guidelines in Dental Department OSHA manual.
E. Assists the dentist using four-handed-dentistry.
F. Instructs the patient on oral hygiene and nutritional counseling.
G. Instructs the patient on post-operative instructions.
H. Dismisses the patient.
I. Maintains log of lab cases and reviews weekly.
J. Assists in maintaining inventory of supplies and their ordering.
K. Maintains monitoring logs for all infection control items.
L. Performs routine daily procedures as assigned.
M. Participates in the implementation of a dental safety program.
**APPLICANT MUST HAVE 2yrs+ YEARS EXPERIENCE**
Education:High School Diploma or G.E.D.-required
Certificate from a Dental Assisting Program-required
*Registered Dental Assistant License(RDA)
*Must be bilingual-Spanish and English-required
CentroMed is an equal opportunity employer.