Dental Assistant I
Family Health Centers of San Diego - Logan Heights, CA

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Under the supervision of the Dental Clinic Coordinator or Assistant Director, is responsible for assisting team members to maintain an efficient Dental Department.

Responsibilities
  • Accurately charts diagnosis of providers, assisting the front office as needed with charts, recalls, billing, x-rays and filing.
  • Assists both dentists and hygienist on chair side basis as needed.
  • Competent in dental materials handling/mixing
  • Maintains instruments and equipment, sterilization, tray set-ups, unit stocking preparations to facilitate efficiency, quality care with patient and provider satisfaction.
  • Maintenance of equipment including X-ray developer,sterilizers, vaccum system, dental units and handpieces.
  • Provides accurate translation of communication of treatment and information between patient and provider.
  • Takes x-rays that are of good diagnostic quality acceptable to providers, Denti-Cal and insurance.
  • Assists in training of new assistants.
  • Espouses professional standards in the care of patients

Qualifications
  • Certificate of completion from an accredited program for dental assistants preferred.
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Must be bilingual in Spanish and English.
  • Under 1 year experience as a Dental Assistant.

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