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Dental Assistant Job in Wylie, TX (221913)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 221913 / ACTIVE
Job Posted/Updated:07/23/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:General
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
Location: Wylie, TX 75098
 
Description
NEW General Practice, which will be located in Wylie TX, are accepting applications and interviewing for a candidate to join our team. Position: Dental Assistant with a MINIMUM of 3-5 Years Experience-NO EXCEPTIONS Office Location: Wylie TX xxxx8 Job Responsibilities: 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. Dental Assistant job duties will consist of, but is not limited to the following: • 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 safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations. • Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols. • 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. • Conserves dental resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results. Compensation: Competitive hourly rate based on dental experience and knowledge. Application Requirements: "DO NOT SUBMIT RESUMES THROUGH DENTALPOST". Please submit your cover letter and resume that includes your current and past employment, description of your job responsibilities to the following address: [please sign-in to view contact information] Please put “Dental Assistant” in the subject line. ***DO NOT RESPOND TO THIS AD VIA DENTALPOST.NET. ONLY APPLICANTS WHO HAVE SUBMITTED RESUMES VIA EMAIL NOTED ABOVE AND MEET REQUIREMENTS WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION***