Dental AssistantApply Job ID 19332 Date posted Apr. 26, 2021 Location West Allis, Wisconsin Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)
QuadMed is seeking a talented Dental Assistant for our West Allis, WI Clinic. As am Dental Assistant, this individual will be a highly motivated, quality-conscious dental worker. Interested in working in an environment where teamwork and one-on-one time with patients measures success.
Schedule: 32-hours a week, Tuesday - Friday 7:30am to 4:00pm
- Perform all chairside dental procedures efficiently
- Perform independent procedures as delegated and directed by the dentist in accordance with state regulation and law and department directive and protocol
- Sterilization and preparation of dental operatory and instruments
- Properly take diagnostic quality radiographs
- Perform all necessary lab procedures
- Responsible for stocking treatment areas
- Working knowledge of dental procedures and terminology
- Demonstrate knowledge of dental instruments, treatment equipment and maintenance procedures
- Efficiently direct patient flow through teamwork and communication
- Maintains compliance with OSHA and department policies and procedures relative to infection control, exposure control, and safety issues
- Receptionist duties as assigned
- Other duties as assigned by leadership
Education & Experience
- High School Diploma or GED certificate
- Completion of accredited course in dental assisting preferred
- Minimum of 1 year of experience as an Oral Surgery Dental Assistant strongly preferred
- Knowledge of modern dental materials, their storage handling and applications
- Experience with Dentrix software preferred
- Dexis imaging knowledge preferred
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
- CPR or BLS certification within 60 days of hire
- DAANCE certified preferred but willing to train
- Certified Dental Assistant preferred
- Registered Dental Assistant preferred
- IV certification a plus
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
- Ability to deliver quality care to children and adults
- Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments and responsibilities to ensure compliance with established deadlines and protocols
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (oral/written)
- Patient/staff rapport -- make positive contribution to office/organization
- Bilingual preferred
Additional Company Information
We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.
QuadMed and Quad is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We are committed to creating a place of belonging — a space where employees do not need to sacrifice who they are to exist and grow in our workplace. QuadMed and Quad does not discriminate on any unlawful basis including race, religion, color, national origin, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws. QuadMed and Quad also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.
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