Corizon Health Dental Assistant - Kuna, ID in Kuna, Idaho
We have an exceptional opportunity for a full-time Dental Assistant to join our healthcare team at Correctional Alternative Placement Program and South Boise Women's Correctional Center located in Boise, ID.
Responsibilities of a Dental Assistant
Under direct supervision, performs nonprofessional work assisting the dentist with patient care, instruments, supplies and records.
-Prepares operations with appropriate instruments and material for the patients scheduled to be seen.
-Assists dentist during treatment, providing instruments, material retraction or suction. Sterilizes instruments and disinfects operation area between patients.
-Schedules patients for dental appointments.
-Performs laboratory procedures such as mixing impression material for dentures and assists in the clinical procedures of prosthetic dentistry.
-Develops and mounts routine films. Assists in maintaining dental charts, records dental findings.
-Follows security regulations for keys, sharps and controlled medications. Adheres to safety and security policies and participates in disaster drills.
-Adheres to Universal Precautions and other appropriate infection control practices.
-Inventories and orders supplies to maintain proper levels.
performs nonprofessional work assisting the dentist with patient care, instruments, supplies and records.
Qualifications of a Dental Assistant
-High school diploma or equivalent.
-Minimum of one year dental assistant experience required.
-Must have current CPR certification.
Benefits of a Dental Assistant
-Paid Time Off
-Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
-401(k) with company match
-Free electronic Continuing Education program
This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening.
Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status.
Job ID : 14329