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Dental Assistant Job in Hutchinson, KS 67502
(Job ID: 331246)

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Location

Hutchinson, KS 67502

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

May 04, 2021

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur

JOB ID / STATUS

#331246 ACTIVE

Description

Dental Assistant * Seeking a highly motivated Assistant to join our experienced team. Responsibilities include: Endo assisting Ordering Training Coordination of the back office Assisting Schedules * * We need a candidate with strong leadership skills who is ready to practice servant leadership with a team of dedicated professionals. * * Hourly compensation is dependent on experience level. We offer competitive pay, PTO and 401k. * * What’s It Like to Work for Us? We believe in treating Patients like family, we believe in each other, we believe in servant leadership, we believe in growth and development, and we believe in the power of positivity! We want you to love what you do, and our culture will support you! Additional responsibilities as a Dental Assistant would include: Making the patient the #1 priority every day all day! Come to work with a smile, be present, engaged, and ready to work. Have a desire to and actively seek opportunities to WOW your patient. Demonstrate and influence a culture of good teamwork and a servant leadership no matter what your position in the practice is. Address patient’s questions and/or concerns in a timely manner and know when to collaborate with the Drs./Operations Leader. Practice the State Board of Dentistry’s standard of care and follow practice protocols, and guidelines as coached in practice. Follow the rules and regulations of the Dental Practice Act of the applicable state. Clean, sterilize and prepare the equipment and operatory, per OSHA procedures and guidelines, prior to a patient’s appointment. Take and mount accurate, high quality radiographs. Take direction from the doctor and/or hygienist(s), assist them with all dental procedures, and anticipate their needs. Take, develop and mount accurate, high quality radiographs. Review patient charts prior to doctor arrival, log appropriate patient data and health history during the exam and treatment, as well as transcribe the doctor’s note.s Perform efficient and accurate procedures to help maintain the schedule and patient flow. Educate the patients and address their questions and/or concerns. Assist the front office staff in scheduling patients’ follow up visits, as well as tracking the incoming and outgoing lab cases, to ensure quality and timely products When assigned by the Operations Leader, monitor the level of dental supplies and order using approved formulary Promote and market practice’s dental services and retail products Complete checklists as assigned and participate in daily huddles to ensure that every single day flows smoothly Maintain patient confidentiality through HIPAA compliance Follow the organization’s safety policies and procedures through OSHA compliance and BBP (Blood-borne Pathogens) federal regulations Complete all Smart Trainings as required. Education/Certification: Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent required Current radiography certification required Dental Assistant certification, as required by state, or ability to become certified Current certification in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) preferred Current certification to monitor Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Analgesia preferred Maintain annual OSHA, HIPAA and Infection Control training Skills/Abilities: Experience in a professional environment with direct patient contact preferred Excellent positive attitude and customer service skills Professionalism and integrity in all aspects of the job, including image and both verbal and written communication skills Possess exceptional interpersonal and relationship-building skills, including conflict resolution skills Strong organization, planning and analytical skills Ability to multi-task and remain calm in a rapidly changing environment Computer proficiency and the ability to learn new programs as required Work Environment/Conditions: Enhanced Post COVID19 Safety procedures and personal protective equipment required to minimize risk. Potential of prolonged sitting and standing What’s It Like to Work for Us? We believe in treating Patients like family, we believe in each other, we believe in servant leadership, we believe in growth and development, and we believe in the power of positivity! We want you to love what you do, and our culture will support you! Our Culture is: Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative COVID-19 considerations: We follow both the CDC and ADA guidelines on PPE use and patient flow. We do everything we can to protect both our staff and patients from infection risks. Job Type: Full-time