Traveling Dental Assistant-$2,000 Sign On BONUS
Overview $2,000 SIGN ON BONUS Dental One Associates is currently hiring a full-time Dental Assistant that will be traveling to 5 other offices located in; Arlington, Virginia 22201, Fairfax, Virginia 22031, Springfield, Virginia 22150, Woodbridge, Virginia 22192, and Manassas Virginia 20109. The candidate we select must have reliable transportation. The Dental Assistant we hire is required to have an x-ray license for the state of Virginia; and at least 1-2 years of hands on Dental Assistant experience. An ideal candidate would have experience working in Endo/Perio. We offer gas mileage reimbursement, competitive salary plus benefits! Come join our awesome team! Responsibilities Job Description: Supports dental care delivery by preparing treatment room, patient, instruments, and materials; passing instruments and materials; performing procedures in compliance with the dental practice act. Duties: Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols. Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping patient. Provides information to patients and employees by answering questions and requests. Provides instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area; positioning instruments for dentist's access; suctioning; passing instruments. Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials on instruments and in the patient's mouth. Provides diagnostic information by exposing and developing radiographic studies; pouring, trimming, and polishing study casts. Maintains patient appearance and ability to masticate by fabricating temporary restorations; cleaning and polishing removable appliances. Helps dentist manage dental and medical emergencies by maintaining cpr certification, emergency drug and oxygen supply, and emergency telephone directory. Educates patients by giving oral hygiene, plaque control, and postoperative instructions. Documents dental care services by charting in patient records. Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential. Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations. Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols. Conserves dental resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Qualifications Required Skills: X-ray license certified in the state of Virginia 1-2 years of experience working as a Dental Assistant Must have reliable transportation (Gas reimbursement) Endo/Perio experience, preferred Additional benefits for full-time employees: Medical Dental services Life insurance Vision Paid time off 6 paid holidays off 401k to name a few Dental Care Alliance. Stronger Together.