Dental Assistant (3011 Pittsburg)

at CHC-SEK in Pittsburg, Kansas, United States

Job Description

GENERAL DESCRIPTION This position is part of the dental team. This position is responsible for assisting the Dentist and Dental Hygienist in the direct provision of primary care dental services. This position is responsible for sterilization, preparation and inventory control of dental instruments and supplies. May assist in providing training to students and new hires. Must maintain confidentiality in accordance with CHC policies and HIPAA regulations. Requirements ESSENTIAL DUTIES Preparation in primary clinic, maintaining adequate clinic supplies for patient treatment per clinical protocols and/or Dentist's or Dental Hygienist's direction. Anticipates the sequence of dental procedures and is prepared in advance to allow the Dentist to work efficiently. Reviews the patient's health history for documentation and demonstrates proper charting in electronic dental record. Maintains a sterile and neat working environment and observes universal precautions at all times. Assumes the responsibilities associated with any expanded duties that may be delegated by the Dentist, serving as the Dentist and Dental Hygienist’s chair-side assistant. Support dental outreach activities, as assigned. The essential functions listed are not an exhaustive list of every task the employee is required to complete. Employees are expected to perform all other duties as assigned.
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Job Posting: 12799828

Posted On: Feb 09, 2024

Updated On: Feb 21, 2024

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