The Treatment Coordinator will provide support and assistance to the Doctors,
Hygienists, and Dental Assistants in the clinical areas of the office, in addition
to actively communicating services and treatment plans to patients/parents.
Depending on the size and the needs of a particular office, the Treatment
Coordinator will perform a variety of responsibilities and be cross-trained in the
Work with the Doctor to enter recommended treatment plans during patient exams and
assist in entering clinical notes.
Assist the Doctor, Hygienist, and Dental Assistant in preparing the patient’s chair
with the needed supplies and instruments.
Clean the chairs and rooms following treatment to prepare for the next patient
(i.e. taking the patient back for treatment, helping with the flow of the patients,
assisting throughout the appointment, accompanying the patient into the designated
areas including consults with parent or guardian and front desk area for scheduling
Maintain patient confidentiality through HIPAA compliance, as well as adhere to all
OSHA rules and regulations
Clinical Assistants that are x-ray certified will obtain any necessary periapical,
bitewing, and panoramic x-rays for the appointment. :
Must attend continuing education classes and obtain any needed certificates.
Ensures the proper cleaning, sanitizing, and maintenance of all operatory
equipment, instruments, chairs, and workstations based on OSHA regulations and
Run the sterilization area of the clinic to ensure all instruments are properly
sterilized and available for continued hygiene and operatory treatment.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Minimum high school diploma, or equivalent.
Experience working in a professional, medical, or dental environment with direct
customer service is desired.
X-ray certification is required and can be obtained through the Company.