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Orthodontic Dental Assistant Job in Houston, TX (236180)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 236180 / ACTIVE
Job Posted/Updated:12/05/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:Orthodontic
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
Location: Houston, TX 77007
 
Description
Part Time Traveling Orthodontic Registered Dental Assistant Dr. Wilkinson's Ortho team has an opening for a Traveling Orthodontic Dental Assistant. We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen! All of our staff members are provided training to make the transition to your new professional home. Job overview: * Communicates with the patients (parents/guardians), orthodontist and other team * members effectively * Prepares all orthodontic treatment rooms in advance of * orthodontic patient * Handles hazardous chemicals in a safe manner * Restocks all orthodontic treatment rooms and other clinical support areas * Performs periodic inventory of all orthodontic supplies * Responsible for traveling crate of orthodontic supplies between multiple locations * Welcomes patients to treatment rooms in a timely fashion * Keeps the patient schedule on time by being aware of the daily schedule, working efficiently and as a member of a cohesive team * Takes x-rays as prescribed * Assists the orthodontist with all registered dental assisting duties, including orthodontic procedures * Records treatment rendered * Instructs patients in oral hygiene * Escorts patient to the business area for follow-up and scheduling * May be called upon to schedule next appointment * Sterilizes instruments and equipment after each patient appointment * Maintains cleanliness of treatment rooms and sterilization area * Can accept constructive criticism * Is proficient in using conflict resolution and problem-solving techniques in managing interpersonal conflict and patient complaints Is organized, motivated, committed and self-directed * Demonstrates ability to use assigned computer software and other equipment * Completes annual education and/or licensing requirements, if applicable * Maintains dependable job attendance * Adheres to all safety and infection control rules * Uses appropriate safety equipment. * Complies with HIPAA and maintains confidential information * Performs other duties as assigned Job requirements: * In depth knowledge of all orthodontics dental assistant duties * 1 year of previous experience assisting in an orthodontic setting * All required certifications for dental assisting * Ability to travel to multiple locations within a territory to provide orthodontic dental assisting services is required * May be required to work some Saturdays as needed *Must be willing to travel to the following cities as needed: Houston and Spring Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/pgqt3mkztn25z8gd PIxxxxxxxx5