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Dental Assistant

Company:
DKMRBH Inc
Location:
Ocala, FL 34475
Post Date:
July 11, 2024
Job Status:
Contract
Compensation:
BOE
Description:

JOB DESCRIPTION:


Dental Assistant
Contract: 2-3 months

Ocala, FL 34475 

Pediatric Experience highly preferred.

*SKILLS/EDUCATION NEEDED:


** Florida Dental Radiology Certificate


** FL Dental Expanded Duty Certificate


** FL driver’s license


** Current/active CPR certificate
** Must have a working knowledge of standard dental procedures,, techniques and material used in the dental clinic
** Must have a working knowledge of OSHA standards, dental infection control and hazardous dental materials
** Must have a positive, helpful attitude toward dental director, dentist, students, staff, patients and their families
** Must have the ability to enter information into EagleSoft electronic oral health record
** Must have ability to enter information into EagleSoft electronic oral health record


 


DENTAL TREATMENT


-          ** Expanded duties as licensed by the board of professional regulations for certified dental assistant


-          ** Will polish clinical crowns of teeth


-          ** Will apply topical fluoride gels and varnish


-        **  Will place temporary restorations and sealants


-        **  Will remove sutures


-        **  Will fabricate temporary crowns, pack cord and cement temporary crowns


FOUR HANDED DENTAL TECHNIQUE


-         ** Will review medical history with the patient/guardian and take blood pressure


-         ** Will complete the signs and symptoms and objective data of the SOAP notes and write up in the computer notes


-         ** Will use proper barrier techniques


-         ** Will pass instruments while correctly retracting tongue and/or cheek and while suctioning


-        **  Will coordinate assisting methods, activities and actions with dentist’s actions


 


-        **  Will adjust equipment and light source as needed by dentist


-         ** Will mix restorative materials and cements


PROPER OPERATORY SETUP


-       ** Will ensure instruments and equipment are out and in place before patient arrives


-       ** Must be able to lift at least 10 pounds


RADIOGRAPHS


*       ** Will maintain radiographic certification as licensed by the Board of Professional Regulations


** Will use ScanX phosphoric plates and EagleSoft software

STERILIZATION


*       ** Will properly clean and sterilize instruments following dental clinic procedures


** Will clean autoclave and clean the disinfect counters and environmental surfaces


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** Bilingual (English/Spanish) – highly preferred
** Pediatric Experience – highly preferred

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