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Dental Assistant Job in Madison, TN 37115
(Job ID: 341838)

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Location

Madison, TN 37115

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

Jul 21, 2021

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri

JOB ID / STATUS

#341838 ACTIVE

Description

Hello! Theres two jobs here. First is for an experienced chairside RDA and were also looking to add an entry level RDA to our growing office. Main duties for the entry level will be assisting other RDAs and RDHs. Definite opportunity to chairside assist 1-2 days a week. Starting pay listed is for entry level. Experienced RDA based on experience. Days/Hours. Experienced RDA M-Thurs 8-5pm Entry level. Tues-Weds 8am-5pm, Thurs 7am-4pm, Fridays 8am-12pm. Fridays are MUST. Please send us your resume and include days youre available to speak after 5pm M-Th JOB DESCRIPTION - DENTAL ASSISTANT POSITION SUMMARY: THE DENTAL ASSISTANT IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSISTING THE DENTIST AND PROVIDING DIRECT PATIENT CARE. THE DENTAL ASSISTANT IS ALSO RESPONSIBLE FOR STERILIZATION, PREPARATION AND INVENTORY CONTROL OF DENTAL INSTRUMENTS AND SUPPLIES. Essential Job Functions: 1. Serves as Dentist’s chairside assistant. Provides chairside assistance, passes instruments and mixes materials, operates oral evacuator and retracts tissues to maintain a clear visual field. 2. Prepares operatory for patient treatment. 3. Performs digital x-rays and intra-oral photos.. 4. Records treatment rendered. 5. Seats and prepares patients for treatment. 6. Takes impressions for diagnostic casts and pours casts. 7. Maintains proper sterilization protocol. Non-Essential Job Functions: 1. Escorting patients to chair. 2. Answering the phone. 3. Maintaining adequate operatory supplies and compiles a list for inventory control. Unpacking and storing supplies. 4. Keeps track of patients referred for outside treatment. Follows up with referred offices. 5. Track lab cases. Licenses and Certifications Required: Must hold an Expanded Duties Dental Assisting Certification Current CPR certification Work Environment and Physical Requirements: Dental Assistant is regularly exposed to work near moving mechanical parts, fumes, airborne particles, and needle sticks. Must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Regularly required to sit, walk, stand, and use hands. Equal Opportunity Employer Statement: We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Job Type: Full-time