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Dental Assistant Job in Bedford, TX (212481)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 212481 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:04/29/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:General
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat
Location: Bedford, TX 76022
 
Description
Looking for a :Bilingual Dental Assistant Starting Salary: $13.50-$15.00 Only the best need apply ! This is a long term opportunity with the ability to grow both personally and professionally in an AWESOME CULTURE! : ) Objectives Assist Doctors in exams and treatment, including cleaning and care of exam rooms, treatment rooms, sterilization area, etc. Duties and Responsibilities Culture: Work with the team to enhance, protect, and maintain a High Performance Culture. Focus on Patient Outcomes and Patient Experience. High fives to team members and clients Actively share what you know, and what you learn, with the rest of the team. Foster team collaboration, share information and ideas, and challenge your team to innovate. Preparation and Transition: Prepare exam and operatory rooms to be clean and ready to receive patient Setup trays and instruments for each patient Prepare, maintain, and sterilize instruments and equipment Clean rooms before and after each patient, and at the end of the day Clean the suctions and filter Collect and dispose of trash Take diagnostic quality X-rays if needed Clinical Duties: Help with minor dental work: retraction cord, scaling, temporaries and coronal polishing Placement of post-extraction and periodontal dressings Take impressions, bit registrations and prepare the study casts (models of teeth) Help provide direct patient care in all dental specialities, including orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, periodontics, endodontics, and oral surgery Assist the doctor during exams Other Duties: Set station up according to treatment Display/ inform treatment to the Doctor prior to the exam Annotate the treatment plan in the system once the Doctor performs the exam * Update the Doctor’s working status using software according to SOPs Explain exam and treatment recommendations to patient; show tooth in the mouth or videos if delegated to do so by the Doctor Assist the doctor during treatment Handle all patient behavior management Calm and reassure the patient during the procedures Coordinate for additional assistance or materials during treatment * Place notes on software according to SOPs, Further explain treatment or answer questions concerning treatment Gain the trust of the parent and establish rapport necessary to gain the consent of the parent to perform the procedure Focus on infection control, using infection control protocol and adhere to OSHA requirements Gather patient’s medical history, and take blood pressure and pulse Comfort patients before, during, and after treatment Provide patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures, such as the placement of a restoration (filling)Tools Needed to Perform Job Current immunizations Required Skills Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) CPR and AED training Personal Traits xxx% honest and ethical and able to develop the trust and confidence of patients Self confident and willing to admit mistakes Comfortable relating to others Fast learner and committed to lifelong learning Forward-thinking and self-directed Self-motivated with initiative Positive attitude Good communication skills Responsible Respectful Humble and Patient Job Type: Full-time Required education: High school or equivalent Job Location: Bedford, TX Required licenses or certifications: Driver's License Registered Dental Assistant Required language: Spanish Job Types: Full-time, Part-time Qualification Questions You have requested that Indeed ask candidates the following questions: How many years of Dental Assisting experience do you have? Do you have the following license or certification: Registered Dental Assistant? Are you in Bedford, TX xxxx2? Are you willing to undergo a background check, in accordance with local law/regulations? Do you speak Spanish? What is the highest level of education you have completed?