Dental Assistant

Dental Assistant

Division

Healthcare - Medical Support + Operations

Location

Brooklyn, New York

Employment Type

Temporary


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WCS Healthcare is working with a Community Health Clinic in Brooklyn, NY who is looking to hire a full time Dental Assistant. This is a full time Monday through Friday 830am-530pm role with no weekends!

Compensation : $18 - $20
Job ID : 30253

Job Function:

  • Checks in patients and notifies providers that the patient is present
  • Monitors and updates charts; enter date of visit, department and provider name on daily log sheet; adds sheets to medical record; places and document radiographs in/on X-ray folder; places treatment plans, periodontal charts, informed consent forms, referral forms, and contracts for complex treatment into the dental subdivision of the comprehensive medical record
  • Records patient appointment data daily (i.e. no shows, cancellations, emergencies, payment source [Medicaid, self-pay, etc.]) to accurately collect monthly dental statistics
  • Takes and processes radiographs as directed by the dentist/hygienist.
  • Assists dentists/hygienists with patient care.
  • Maintains supplies and instruments in dental operatory.
  • Maintains dental laboratory, processes instruments, and monitors lab cases (check-in of lab cases, pouring impressions where indicated, storing cases, sending out lab cases, completing lab log sheets, etc.).
  • Follows weekly and monthly maintenance procedures for all sterilization equipment

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum Education Requirement: High School diploma/ GED
  • Preferred Education Requirement: Vocational/ Technical School/ Diploma Program
  • Minimum Work Related Experience : 1 year
  • Required Specialized Skills & Knowledge: Bilingual in both English and Spanish (orally and written)
Disclosure: The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
 
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