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Dental Assistant Job in Englewood, FL (215500)

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Job Id/Status: 215500 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:05/22/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:General
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
Location: Englewood, FL 34223
 
Description
Since xxxx, our family dental center has been trusted throughout the community for professional dental care with a personal touch. We treat adults, adolescents, and children, starting from the age of 10. Our practice has become a one-stop local dentist office for the wide range of dental services we offer, from general and cosmetic treatments, to advanced periodontal procedures, and soothing sedation dentistry. We are hiring a Full time Certified Dental Assistant to work at our affiliate practice;Advanced Dental Care in Englewood, FL. We are looking for a Certified Dental Assistant that has 3-4 years experience. The candidates for this position will have Expanded Function and X-Ray certifications in the state of Florida. Candidates must have excellent patient care customer service skills as well as be a team player. We offer a competitive salary, plus benefits! Job Description: Supports dental care delivery by preparing treatment room, patient, instruments, and materials; passing instruments and materials; performing procedures in compliance with the dental practice act. Duties: Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols. Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping patient. Provides information to patients and employees by answering questions and 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 on instruments and in the patient's mouth. Provides diagnostic information by exposing and developing radiographic studies; pouring, trimming, and polishing study casts. Maintains patient appearance and ability to masticate by fabricating temporary restorations; cleaning and polishing removable appliances. Helps dentist manage dental and medical emergencies by maintaining cpr certification, emergency drug and oxygen supply, and emergency telephone directory. Educates patients by giving oral hygiene, plaque control, and postoperative instructions. Documents dental care services by charting in patient records. Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential. Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations. Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols. Conserves dental resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Qualifications: X-ray license for the state in which you work required EFDA license for the state in which you work is preferred 3-4 years Experience working as a Certified Dental Assistant Additional benefits for full-time employees: Medical Dental services Life insurance Vision Paid time off 6 paid holidays off xxxk to name a few Advanced Dental Care of Englewood is a highly successful affiliated practice of Dental Care Alliance (DCA) As one of the country's largest dental support organizations, we have more than xxx affiliated dental practices throughout thirteen states. Formed in xxxx, Dental Care Alliance is a ground-breaking dental support organization created by dentists, and focused on improving the well-being of both patients and dentists. If you are looking for a fun and rewarding career, you have come to the right place. We offer employment opportunities that promote professional, personal, and financial growth. We work extremely hard to provide our employees with continuous professional development and a supportive work environment. Competitive wages, great benefits, and opportunities for advancement are just a few reasons why a career with us is an investment in your future; make Dental Care Alliance your employer of choice. DCA Mission We improve the practice of dentistry by partnering and supporting our dental professionals, so they can create a lifetime of healthy smiles for their patients. DCA Vision To be the trusted partner of choice for the industry’s best dental professionals. DCA Values - USMILE Unleash Career Potential—of our employees and partners Service Excellence—to our professionals, patients and families Meaningful Contribution—all can make a difference Integrity First—in all we do Leadership—in our field and we assume accountability Excellence in Action—we are committed to get the job done Our mission, vision and values are a vital part of our everyday interactions with all employees, and most importantly, with patients and families. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Dental Care Alliance. Stronger Together.