Dental Assistant, Basic or EDDA

  • HealthPoint
  • Covington, KY, USA
  • Jan 07, 2019
Full time Dental Assistant

Job Description

We are seeking a full-time Dental Assistant, Basic or EDDA.

 Job Responsibilities:

  • Assists the dentist in basic clinical chair side functions
  • Prepares operatory for patient treatment as directed by the dentist
  • Exposes and develops dental radiographs in accordance with state regulations
  • Maintains operatory areas according to established dental protocols to include supply set up, safety, OSHA and other state specified regulations
  • Performs sterilizations on all necessary tools, materials and equipment
  • Performs independent duties to include taking impressions, performing pulp vitality testing, polishing, and applying sealants.
  • Will perform registration and scheduling for patients
  • Assist in all necessary recording keeping and tracking for patients and management reports, as required.

 

Requirements:

  • Minimum 1+ year experience in chair side assisting
  • Current Dental Assistant certification through an educational facility
  • Radiology certification is required
  • Coronal polishing certification is required
  • Dentrix experience preferred
  • Proven customer service skills
  • Expanded Dental Duties Assistant (EDDA) Certification a plus not mandatory
  • CPR Certification