Dental Assistant

Hero Practice Services
Washington, DC
Feb 01, 2023
Feb 03, 2023
Accountant, IT
Full Time
A$ A' "A' ?Location: Washington DC, BrentwoodPay Range:A' $18.00-$25.00Dental Assistant Job ProfileA' A' OverviewA' You will be responsible for the following:Help kids and their parents to develop excellent habits in oral health.Perform supportive functions in accordance with State's Dental Auxiliaries Table of Permitted Duties under the supervision of a licensed dentist.Record patient charting and the dentist's notes in the digital patient chart, as directed by the dentist.Prepare and clean treatment rooms and instruments, monitor schedule for efficiency, and educate patients on dental procedures.Manage supply inventory, as well as organize and maintain lab equipment.Legally operate dental x-ray equipment, take accurate diagnostic x-rays, and detailed impressions.Maintain a clean, sterile, and positive environment.Maintain strict compliance with State, Federal, and other regulations, (eg, OSHA, WC, Dental Board, HIPAA, ADA, DOL, Employee Handbook).A' You will be required to possess the following:A passion for improving kids' oral health.A' Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) or Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification.One of the following:Graduate of a dental assisting course from a CODA-accredited program (preferred),Pass the national DANB Radiation Health and Safety (RHS) exam, ORPass a radiology course and exam approved by the State Board of Dental Examiners.Three (3) of more years of practical experience (preferred).Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.Be organized and possess a superior knowledge of dentistry and dental terminology.A' Compensation and Benefits include the following:Mentorship and Clinical Education from Experienced, Clinical LeadersA' Competitive Compensation based on Experience, Certification(s), and License(s)Professional Growth OpportunitiesA' Assistant > Lead Assistant > Department Team Lead > Practice Leader > Regional Director > Vice PresidentPaid Time Off and Paid Company HolidaysMedical, Dental, Vision, Retirement Savings, Disability and much more!Typical DayTypical Staffing:Approx. 6 Assistants per Doctor (4 Hygiene Columns, 2 Operative Columns)Operative:Approx. 10 Operative PatientsSSCs, NuSmile Anterior Crowns, and Composite RestorationsSpace MaintainersExtractionsProtective StabilizationNitrous Oxide AdministrationEmergency VisitsHygiene:Approx. 30 Pediatric Hygiene Exams per DoctorA' Team:Foster an Environment of Learning for Doctors, Patients, and Dental ProfessionalsDentist Externs, Assistant Externs, and others will regularly rotate through our Practices.

Similar jobs