Dental Assistant

Job Order # Company Job Type Salary Location Application Deadline
10698301 GraceMed Health Clinic Full-Time $13.00+ depending on experience Wichita KS 06/28/2018
Essential Role: Provides dental assistance to complement the dentists role of delivering primary dental care services at GraceMed Health Clinic, Inc. Duties & Responsibilities: Prepares the patient for treatment, obtains dental records and provides instruments and materials needed during treatment procedures; Obtains and/or reviews patient and family history in dental record; Chaperones and assists dentists during exams and procedures; Returns or receives patient phone calls during office hours; performs triage of patients by phone or in office, assesses dental needs of patient and coordinates appropriate care or interventions and refers to licensed staff or providers as indicated; Maintains and stocks exam rooms; Cleans and sterilizes equipment and instruments; Provides post-treatment and oral health care instruction as requested; Takes impressions for study casts, exposes radiographs, and processes dental x-ray film as directed by the dentist Maintains clinical equipment and supplies; Performs direct patient care within the limits of his/her training and capabilities when the dentist is unavailable Maintains patient confidentiality at all times; Assists in the development and documentation of protocols related to his/her job functions. See job number 10698301 on KansasWorks.com for complete description.

How to Apply:

Go to gracemed.org/employment-opportunities to apply for this position. Follow the instructions included at the site, including how to submit an application OR by email to lzuercher@gracemed.org.

Helpful Information:

Education & Experience: High school diploma or equivalent required Graduation from an accredited Dental Assistant vocational program preferred Previous dental office experience preferred CPR certification required (must be obtained within 30 days of employment) Previous dental office experience preferred Previous FQHC or public health clinic experience preferred Spanish bilingual preferred
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