Myrtle Hilliard Davis Comprehensive Health Centers, Inc
  • 31-May-2017 to 30-Aug-2017 (CST)
  • Dental
  • St. Louis, MO, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Medical, Dental, Vision, 403B, STD/LTD, PTO


Myrtle Hilliard Davis Comprehensive Health Centers, Inc. is seeking full-time Dental Assistant supports the clinical treatment care of patients. Other functions include sustaining patient comfort, managing supplies, listening to patients' needs and educating them on dental procedures, working efficiently to maintain doctor's schedule and adhering to all OSHA and safety policies and procedures. The Dental Assistant will also organize and maintain lab equipment, take and develop x-rays and provide comprehensive post-op dental procedures to patients.

 

Duties:

  • Receive patient: update medical history/ insurance verification / check receipt for payment accuracy
  • Prepare the patient for services to be rendered by the Dentist (neck napkin, instruments, diagnostic x-rays)
  • Assist dentist in charting and treatment plan (insurance prior authorization if necessary)
  • Demonstrate knowledge of proper dental charting using Dentrix
  • Chair side assisting using four handed dentistry
  • Make follow-up appointment along with giving patient co-pay information for next visit.
  • Order and maintain stock(rotate stock)
  • Weekly spores testing (requires good record keeping)
  • Sterilization of instruments
  • Maintenance of suction lines, instrument bend, ultra sonic, sterilizer (requires good record keeping)
  • Keep work area clean in accordance with OSHA guidelines

 

A Successful Candidate:

  • Good oral and verbal communication skills
  • Good organizational and self-motivational skills
  • Sterilization process of Instruments
  • Good record keeping abilities

 

Qualifications:

  • Education:  High School Diploma or GED required. Completion in an ADA certified Dental Assisting Program or leading to certificate desirable
  • Experience: 1-2 yrs experience in a professional environment with direct patient contact required
  • Other:  Must have reliable transportation.
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