Healthy Smiles For Kids of Orange County

Registered Dental Assistant- Prevention - Santa Ana and Garden Grove, CA

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Active since 06-07-2018 Job category Health care - Physical
Location Santa Ana and Garden Grov... Level -
Educational level GCSE / A-Level / Highscho... Employment type -
Hours 40 Salary -

A Healthy Smile Makes a Happy Child! Healthy Smiles is 14 years old and growing!!!


We are a non-profit organization providing dental clinic services, prevention, education and outreach via our Garden Grove clinic, Smile Mobile units and CHOC hospital location.

These positions will either work with one of our Smile Mobile teams bringing prevention services to Orange County schools or at our Garden Grove Clinic. If you love kids and want to make a difference in their lives, we would like for you to join our team.

The Registered Dental Assistant will work in a teamwork environment and be responsible for assisting the dentists and dental hygienists aboard a mobile unit or clinic setting.

We are looking for someone that:

  • Is detail oriented
  • Has excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Enjoys working in a teamwork environment and able to work closely with mobile staff and clinic staff
  • Has analytical thinking skills
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced environment

Essential duties include:

  • The Registered Dental Assistant will be chair-side with the dentist and hygienists; assisting by passing instruments, suctioning, prepping and passing materials
  • Prepares dental chair for patient/student services as per Mobile/Clinic protocols
  • Maintains adequate supplies
  • Records and assists with patient/student care documentation (Treatment Plan)
  • Ensures the sterility of all reusable dental instruments and equipment per company policy/protocols.
  • Drives mobile unit to and from events
  • Follows HIPPA regulations and maintains confidentiality
  • Assists with various general and administrative functions: this will include completion of treatment, billing or other related documents as needed.
  • Be responsible for maintaining and cleaning the mobile unit

Position Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED/ Graduate from accredited dental assisting program or ROP
  • RDA Certificate including Sealant and Coronal Polish license
  • OSHA and Infection Control Certificate
  • A valid U.S. driver's license.
  • If working on the mobile, be willing to successfully complete RV Mobile training within 90 days of hire

 

Job Type: Full-time- Monday through Friday and occasional Saturdays. Typical hours are 6:30a.m.-3:00p.m. for mobiles, and 7:30am to 4:30pm for clinic. Mobile units work 10 months/year. Clinic works year around.

Benefits: Generous PTO and Health Insurance available for all full-time staff.


**Sign on bonus: Effective July 25, 2018 through August 31, 2018-Candidates who are hired for the Telecare Coordinator position will receive a one-time $100 bonus after 90 days of employment.

 


Healthy Smiles is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Job category Health care - Physical
Industry / Industries Government / Non-profit
Region United States
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