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Dental Assistant

Company: InterDent Service Corporation
Location: Corvallis
Posted on: September 8, 2019

Job Description:

Dental Assistant:
At SmileKeepers/Gentle Dental,--Dental--Assistants--perform a variety of patient care, office, x-ray and laboratory duties. You will prep patients for oral examination and assist your team of dental professionals in providing treatment your patient's teeth, mouth and gums. We are passionate about dentistry, enjoy providing top-notch customer service, and giving high quality preventative care to our patients.Are you looking for a fulfilling role where you can increase your knowledge? With our support, you will be guided by a full office staff and encouraging General Dentists. With plenty of opportunities to learn and grow you won't ever have a dull day. Our Providers have autonomy over their patients - you can rest easy knowing you're doing what's best for your patient.
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Day to Day:--


  • Prepare tray setups for dental procedures
  • Welcome patients and engage in conversation while transitioning to an operatory
  • Help patients feel comfortable before, during, and after dental treatment
  • Obtain/Review the patients' health history and/or pre-treatment records
  • Take blood pressure and pulse
  • Comply with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) policies
  • Hand instruments and materials to providers during treatment
  • Keep patients mouth dry and clear by using suction, water spray or other devices
  • Sterilize and disinfect instruments and equipment after treatment, following accepted infection control practices
  • Instruct patients on proper postoperative care, teach patients about good oral health
  • If directed by a Dentist, and allowed by law, may take impressions or X-Rays
  • Document treatment in patient files as transcribed by providers
  • Schedule and confirm appointments, answer the phone, assist with patient questions
  • Maintain patient confidence by protecting and appropriately handling all PHI (Protected Health Information)
  • Order Dental resources by using equipment and supplies only as needed to accomplish results
  • Assist providers in the event of a medical emergency
  • Other duties as may be assigned

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    Necessary Qualifications:--

    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Certificate from an Accredited Dental Assisting Program-(EFDA certification required/Pending with proof is acceptable)
    • Thorough knowledge of approved Dental Assistant functions
    • 1+ years of experience preferred but not required
    • X-Ray Certification, if required by State
    • Excellent social and customer focused skills

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      Gentle Dental was founded over 30 years ago by Dental Clinicians that provide preventative care and support to their patients to this day. Our mission is to provide legendary customer service to patients, our Gentle Dental extended family, and we do that by employing high quality support. Join our family and help us build happy and healthy smiles.
      We offer the following benefits--

      • Medical
      • Dental
      • Vision
      • 401k
      • PTO
      • Life Insurance
      • Paid Holidays
      • Continuing Education Opportunities
      • Referral Bonuses (for referring General and Specialty Dentists, Hygienist, and Dental Assistants)


      • --Does this sound like a fit for you? Apply today!SmileKeepers/Gentle Dental is an equal opportunity employer.
        --SkillsPreferred
        • Customer Service
        • Conflict resolution
        • Computer Skills
        • Communication skills
        • Attention to detailBehaviorsPreferred
          • Thought Provoking: Capable of making others think deeply on a subject
          • Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
          • Loyal: Shows firm and constant support to a cause
          • Innovative: Consistently introduces new ideas and demonstrates original thinking
          • Functional Expert: Considered a thought leader on a subject
          • Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest
          • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
          • Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrityMotivationsPreferred
            • Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals
            • Financial: Inspired to perform well by monetary reimbursement
            • Work-Life Balance: Inspired to perform well by having ample time to pursue work and interests outside of work
            • Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help
            • Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization
            • Job Security: Inspired to perform well by the knowledge that your job is safe
            • Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility
            • Goal Completion: Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasks

Keywords: InterDent Service Corporation, Corvallis , Dental Assistant, Healthcare , Corvallis, Oregon

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