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Oct 07, 2021
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Are you looking for a dental family that believes in Practicing With Love? If so, apply to join our compassionate, Patient-Centered Dentist office. At Texas Dentistry, we’re always striving to exceed expectations and provide care that goes the extra mile. We’re focused on patients first, helping everyone reach their dental goals. Were in search for a strong dental assistant for our general office in Kaufman. The ideal candidate should posses the ability to connect with patients and have high knowledge of restorative treatment. The Dental Assistant is responsible for performing a variety of dental assisting duties while promoting quality dental care for our patients and a safe environment of minimal stress. Dental Assistant is required to assist the doctor, teach the patients how to care for their teeth, communicates effectively with patients (parents if patient is a child), and follows universal precautions and all OSHA requirements. This position requires working Saturdays. Dental Assistant Requirements: 6 months to 2 years of Dental Assisting Experience Restorative work experience a plus Dental Assistant License CPR Certification Comfortable commuting to other locations if needed (Terrell, TX) Benefits: Competitive Pay Paid Time Off after 6 months Health, Vision, and Voluntary life insurance Dental Employee Discount Dental Assistant Job Duties: Set up and seating patients for doctor- Makes sure rooms are properly stock, cleaned, and set up for treatment. Gives great patient care while following protocols for setting up patients. Patient Notes and Documentation- Correctly documents all patient notes and initials correct forms. Makes sure consents, medical clearances, and prescriptions are completed. Cheerfully assists the doctor chair side with all procedures Medical Records- Makes sure all records have been received for patient. Releases records to providers/patients needing copy. Assist doctor by using appropriate materials and instruments while treating patients Follow all OSHA and Practice Safety Precautions Accurately take radiographs to decrease the need for retakes and exposure to radiation. Treatment Plans/Charges- Makes sure that treatment plan charges assigned to patient, and discounts are correct. Job Type: Full-time What we are doing to stay safe during Covid-19: To keep our employees and patients safe we have implemented screening of employees and patients. We have proper PPE in place (masks, face shields, gowns, and gloves). We have added extra oral suction, UV air purifiers, and isolation barriers at the front.