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December 30, 2022
The Dental Assistant will assist the dentist in expanded-duty dentistry while maintaining a positive, courteous climate for patients and employees. Work in partnership and joint accountability with other team members to achieve Neighborcare's Mission, Guiding Principles, Service Commitments, and Goals.
In this position you will:
- Provide chair side assistance by preparing operatory, including cleaning, disinfection, setting up instruments, materials, and appropriate anesthetic for scheduled procedures; including but not limited to, restorative work, surgical extractions, basic endodontics, scaling and root planing, pediatrics, and removable prosthodontics
- Place sealants, perform fluoride treatments, coronal polish, and oral hygiene instruction, take digital x-rays, take and pour impressions
- Perform routine equipment maintenance as assigned, schedule appointments for patients in the Practice Management system as needed
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- Have a current WA State dental assistant license/registration
- BLS Certification
- Graduation Completion of accredited dental assistant program
- 1 year of dental assisting experience
- Bilingual skills
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