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Dental Surgical Assistant

Array Dental Group Columbia, MD
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, 401k, Dental

Central Maryland Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery office is seeking a detail oriented, self-directed, dependable Dental Surgical Assistant. This position completes pre-op tasks including physical exams and recording health history. Under the direction of the oral surgeon, performs first assistant surgical duties. We are a patient centered practice. The chosen candidate will have a positive attitude and patient focused approach to ensure a positive experience for our patients.

This is a full-time position, Monday-Friday. Offers benefits, paid vacation, paid holidays.

Role and Responsibilities:

· Prepare patients for exams/procedures

· Discharge patients with the appropriate post-op instructions

· Responsible for all post-op calls/status documentation

· Taking patient vitals and documenting in EPIC software

· Expose diagnostic radiographs and CBCT

· Prepare clinical rooms with appropriate instrumentation, supplies, and medications prior to exams/procedures

· Scan charts and documentation

· Complete pathology paperwork and deliver to the appropriate pathology vendor

· Strictly adhere to HIPAA standards

· Write patient progress notes

· Conducts patient education

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

· Strong verbal and written communication skills

· Must have excellent attention to detail

· Work well in a fast-paced work environment

· Working knowledge of HIPAA

· Knowledge of dental terminology or medical terminology and procedures

Education and Experience:

· One-year oral surgery or dental assistant experience preferred

· X-Ray certified preferred

· CPR certified

· Experience working with computer programs: Word, Outlook, Excel

· Experience working with Dentrix

Array Dental Group

Why Work Here?

Great place to work!

Address

9841 Broken Land Parkway, Columbia, MD
Columbia, MD
USA

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