Orthodontic Assistant

  • MB2 Dental Solutions
  • Covington, Washington, United States
  • Nov 04, 2022
Dental Assistant Full time

Job Description


Overview

Northwest Family Dental Care

Northwest Family Dental Care has an opening for a Part-Time Orthodontic Assistant in Covington, WA. The ideal candidate will be able to provide excellent, 5-star customer service, and multi-task with a smile. In return, you will work for team that has a high level of integrity and professionalism, mixed with a healthy dose of good humor. We provide a working environment like no other practice you have ever seen! All of our staff members are provided training to make the transition to your new professional home.



Responsibilities

  • Communicates with the patients (parents/guardians), orthodontist and other team members effectively
  • Prepares all orthodontic treatment rooms in advance of orthodontic patient
  • Handles hazardous chemicals in a safe manner
  • Restocks all orthodontic treatment rooms and other clinical support areas
  • Performs periodic inventory of all orthodontic supplies
  • Responsible for traveling crate of orthodontic supplies between multiple locations
  • Welcomes patients to treatment rooms in a timely fashion
  • Keeps the patient schedule on time by being aware of the daily schedule, working efficiently and as a member of a cohesive team
  • Takes x-rays as prescribed
  • Assists the orthodontist with all registered dental assisting duties, including orthodontic procedures
  • Records treatment rendered
  • Instructs patients in oral hygiene
  • Escorts patient to the business area for follow-up and scheduling
  • May be called upon to schedule next appointment
  • Sterilizes instruments and equipment after each patient appointment
  • Maintains cleanliness of treatment rooms and sterilization area
  • Can accept constructive criticism
  • Proficient in using conflict resolution and problem-solving techniques in managing interpersonal conflict and patient complaints Is organized, motivated, committed and self-directed
  • Demonstrates ability to use assigned computer software and other equipment
  • Completes annual education and/or licensing requirements, if applicable
  • Maintains dependable job attendance
  • Adheres to all safety and infection control rules
  • Uses appropriate safety equipment.
  • Complies with HIPAA and maintains confidential information
  • Performs other duties as assigned
PLRoxMsA8YBYxiMzDtg1aP


Qualifications

  • Prior dental/ortho experience preferred
  • Versed in Eaglesoft is preferred
  • Outstanding positive attitude and demeanor
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment

Shift: Part Time - Thursdays and Fridays

INDHRSP01



Apply Here

PI196169700