ASDOH - Dental Assistant, Chairside (ACC)

Employer
A.T. Still University
Location
Arizona, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Sep 24, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time


A.T. Still University's Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ATSU-ASDOH) is seeking applications for a full-time chairside Dental Assistant to work at the Mesa Advanced Care Clinic. The dental assistant will assist residents and faculty in four-handed dentistry for general restorative procedures as well as specialty areas including: Oral Surgery, Removable/Fixed Prosthodontics, endodontic and TMJ procedures. Knowledge and ability to enforce all OSHA/HIPAA rules and regulations is required.

Job duties:
  • To be the main support in clinic to assigned resident while adapting to schedule changes on the clinic floor.
  • Ability to maintain a clean and organized working environment.
  • Self-starter, taking blood pressure measurements, documenting in Axium software.
  • Periodontal charting.
  • Ability to help keep patients comfortable during treatment in a compassionate manner.
  • Verification that consent forms and treatment plans are signed by the patient prior to treatment.
  • Teamwork and professionalism are a large part of this role.
  • Scanning and making copies of patient documents.
  • Stocking, maintenance of dental units, communication of any equipment that needs maintenance.
  • Attendance of meetings off-site.
  • Cleaning of the dental lab and helping organize endodontic supplies .
  • Other duties as assigned.
Skills/Requirements:
  • RHS certification.
  • CPR certification.
  • OSHA knowledge.
  • Knowledge of instrument sterilization process.

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