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Dental Assistant Job in College Park, MD 20740
(Job ID: 341603)



College Park, MD 20740



Jul 20, 2021




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*SIGN ON BONUS* College Park Dental is currently looking for a full-time Dental Assistant for our office located in College Park, Maryland 20740.   The Dental Assistant we hire will have a minimum of 1 year of hands on Dental Assistant experience and must have an x-ray license for the state of Maryland.  If youre a team player with a compassionate attitude and youre looking for a career, not just a job, we might be just what youre looking for! We offer a competitive salary, plus benefits! Job Description: 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. Duties: 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 dentists access; suctioning; passing instruments. Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials on instruments and in the patients 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 patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential. 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. Conserves dental resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Required Skills: X-ray license for the state of Maryland 1 year of experience working as a Dental Assistant Additional benefits for full-time employees: Medical Dental services  Life insurance Vision Paid time off 6 paid holidays off 401k to name a few Dental Care Alliance. Stronger Together.  Job #12820