search > Western Maryland jobs > Western Maryland medical/health jobs

Posted: Wednesday, June 7, 2017 7:40 PM

We are currently looking for an Expanded Function Dental Assistant (EFDA) for our office located in Pikesville, Maryland. This is a full:time position. Candidate should have an Expanded Function Dental Assistant certification, and x:ray license for the state of Maryland; and at least 1 year of hands on Dental Assistant experience. We offer a competitive salary, plus benefitsAs one of the countrys largest dental support organizations, we have more than 280 affiliated dental practicesthroughout thirteen states. Formed in 1991, Dental Care Alliance is a ground:breaking dental support organization created by dentists, and focused on improving the well:being of both patients and dentists.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 dentists access; suctioning; passing instruments.: Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials on instruments and in the patients 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.: Expanded Function Dental Assistant (EFDA) certification in the state in which you are applying, required: X:ray certification in the state for which you apply, required: Experience working as a Dental Assistant, 1+ years of hands on experienceAdditional benefits for full:time employees:: Medical: Dental services: Life insurance: Vision: Paid time off: 6 paid holidays off: 401k to name a few


• Location: Pikesville, Western Maryland

• Post ID: 23030843 westernmaryland is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017