Dental Assistant Job Posting

DA
  Wednesday, 16 January 2019

Dental Assistant in San AntonioSan Antonio, Texas 78256

  Wednesday, 16 January 2019
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: Endodontic
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: Endodontic
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri

Description

Busy Endodontic office seeking Dental Assistant / Front Desk (La Cantera Area) Job Purpose: Supports front and back dental office. This is a dental assistant / front desk position. Duties: *Help answer phones, greeting patients, scheduling appointments, verifying insurance, collecting co-pays, ordering supplies. * Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols. * Provides instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area; positioning instruments for dentists access; suctioning; passing instruments. * Helps dentist manage dental and medical emergencies by maintaining CPR certification. * 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 manufacturers instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques. * Maintains dental supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies. Skills/Qualifications: Dental Health Maintenance, Use of Dental Technology, Infection Control, Patient Services, Creating a Safe, Effective Environment, Listening, Teamwork, Bedside Manner.