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Dental Assistant

Affinity Dental Management
Longmeadow, MA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Title: Dental Assistant

Location: WME

Scope: Under direct and indirect supervision, the chair-side assistant will assist the Dentist, Dental Hygienist, and Dental Assistants in both administrative and clinical duties. Dental Assistant's also provide patient and practice support services; including, but not limited to, personal assistance, medical attention, and emotional support. This position reports to the Office Manager.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with confirming appointments, collecting patient payments, preparing billing, processing insurance forms, reception duties, recalls, and scheduling patients for procedures when needed
  • Escort patients to workstations cheerfully and answer any general questions or forward patient questions or concerns to the dentist when necessary.
  • Prepare and properly set up the treatment area by sterilizing, positioning, and delivering instruments for dentist’s access.
  • Take and process x-rays of patients.
  • Update or maintain patient’s dental records.
  • Other duties and tasks, as assigned periodically.

Educational Requirements/ Qualifications

  • Dental software knowledge a plus.
  • 2 years of dental office experience (required)
  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)
  • Diploma or certificate from an approved Dental Assistant program as accredited by CODA
  • Current CT DA license,, DANB CDA or in CT, DAND ICE & RHS Certification
  • CPR Certification


Affinity Dental Management

Address

Longmeadow, MA
01106 USA

Industry

Healthcare