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Dental Assistant Job in Weatherford, TX (230074)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 230074 / ACTIVE
Job Posted/Updated:10/02/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:General
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
Location: Weatherford, TX 76086
 
Description
Description of role: Our busy dental practice is searching for a dedicated Registered Dental Assistant who can assist the dentists with all procedures, assist hygienist(s) when requested and support the patient. Dental Assistants also play a vital role in the patient's experience while "in the chair" and overall patient retention. Tasks: *Assist Dentist with all procedures *Clean, sterilize and prepare equipment, instruments and treatment rooms *Provide outstanding customer service for the patient; excellent chair side manner *Verify patient health history (basic health review, medications, understanding impact with dentistry) and document appropriately in patients chart *Perform X-rays on patients using digital dental radiographic equipment *Chart existing and recommended treatment *Track incoming and outgoing lab cases *Assist hygienist(s) when requested *Perform other duties as assigned Skills and requirements: *6 months - 2 years of working experience in an Dental Practice (Exceptions can be made for those with less experience that can compensate with their determination, personality, and commitment to exceptional service.) *Current Texas Registration Certificate for Dental Assistants (RDA) *Current CPR certification *Current Radiography certification *Current certification to monitor Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Analgesia preferred *Maintain annual OSHA, HIPAA and Infection Control training as required by law *Versed in Dentrix & Dexis is preferred -Mainly a Chartless/Digital Office *Outstanding positive attitude and demeanor *Excellent customer service skills *Professionalism in all aspects of job *Good grooming and professional image *Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills *Excellent verbal and written communication skills *Strong organizational and anticipation skills *Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment *Good manual dexterity *Strong computer skills and the ability to learn new programs as required