Orthodontic Dental Assistant - $1,500 Sign-On

Washington, DC
Oct 20, 2021
Oct 24, 2021
Accountant, IT
Full Time
At Tend, we're combining top-notch care with incredible environments, elevated hospitality, consumer-grade technology, and curated products to redefine going to the dentist as a whole-you wellness experience.A' A' Join the team that makes going to the dentist an experience people look forward to! Reimagining dentistry takes commitment, collaboration and creativity.A' These are the qualities we look for in our team members.A' Tend's Orthodontic Assistant plays a vital role on our team and must be a passionate, service oriented team member who is committed to our values, our brand principles and delivering exceptional service to our members. The Orthodontic Assistant will work in collaboration with management, providers and clinical staff to earn the trust of our members by personalizing their appointments and clinical care.A' A' A' A' A' A' We are reframing dental expectations and that's all part of the fun! Responsibilities Prepare the studio suite for Tend members and play an integral part of the member experience flowTake high quality digital scans and/or x-rays to collect diagnostic dataDevelop member care plans, including assessments and initial evaluationsPrepare the member for orthodontic treatment by creating a welcoming, comforting environmentWork independently to provide direct member care including insertion of dental appliances and placement of orthodontic brackets/wiresAssist doctor chair-side with all aspects of member care and treatmentCommunicate oral hygiene plans as directed by the doctorDocument completed procedures and recommendationsA' Maintain a safe and clean working environment by complying with policies, procedures, rules, and regulationsProtect members and other team members by adhering to infection-control policies and protocolsMaintain orthodontic supply inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of suppliesContribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed Qualifications and ExperienceThree years prior experience as an Orthodontic AssistantA' Experience with indirect bonding & lingual bracesPrevious experience with Incognito, Harmony, & Sure Smile strongly preferredOrthodontic Assistant Certification PreferredFamiliarity with digital equipment - scanner & x-raysExcellent customer service and member experience skillsAbility to multitask in a high volume Orthodontic practiceFlexibility to work a schedule that may include early morning, late evening, holiday and weekend hours.Flexibility to travel across our New York City office locations Our Benefits are Pretty Impressive!A' A' Our comprehensive benefits & perks program will make you grin. Employer-sponsored healthcare coverage, 401(k) with an employer match, generous paid time off, a pre-tax commuter benefit, and much more!A' A' Additional COVID19 Precautions to Keep You Safe We've always been committed to providing the highest quality of care for our team and members. During this time, we are taking extra precautions to promote the health and safety of those who work and receive treatment at our studios. From enhanced PPE to sterilized equipment and staggered visit times with on-site temperature checks, we prioritize your health every step. For more information on how we're making our dental visits safer, please visit:EEO Statement We are committed to promoting a work environment in which differences are respected, employees are treated fairly and individual contributions are valued and rewarded. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.A' This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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