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Dental Assistant

Company: Dentive
Location: Ruidoso
Posted on: May 24, 2023

Job Description:

Are you looking for an amazing dental family to join? -We offer a great work environment where we work together as a team to serve the needs or our patients. -Patients dental health is our priority and building a place where all feel comfortable is key to the success of our practice.Dental Assistants, or Certified Dental Assistants, are responsible for providing hands-on support to the clinical team and completing prep work so they can more efficiently care for patients. Their duties include completing intake paperwork and updating patient records, taking necessary x-rays, sterilizing and organizing dental tools and assisting during dental procedures.Duties/Responsibilities

  • Welcome and greet patients
  • Update and maintain patient records
  • Schedule patient appointments
  • Present treatment to patients
  • Assist clinicians during dental procedures
  • Sterilize instruments and clean rooms and ensure all infection control policies are being followed - - - - - - - - -
  • Prepare operatories for patient visits
    Required Skills/Abilities

    • Certified according to state regulations
    • X-ray Certified (after 90 days of employment)
    • Ability to move fast
    • Ability to engage with patients
    • High School diploma or equivalent
    • Basic knowledge of practice management software
    • X-Ray Certified (after 90 of employment)
    • 2+ years in dental assisting is preferred but not required
    • Able to take impressions
    • CEREC Knowledge and ability to image and design restorations is desired
      Education and ExperiencePhysical Demands

      • Is occasionally required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms
      • Is frequently required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear.
      • Has the ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus.
      • Works in moderate noise
      • Sometimes moves boxes and files weighing up to 25 pounds across the office for various needs
        JOB CODE: 1000210

Keywords: Dentive, Las Cruces , Dental Assistant, Other , Ruidoso, New Mexico

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