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Corizon Health Dental Assistant in Kuna, Idaho

About Corizon Health

Correctional healthcare is not just a job. It’s a calling.

By choosing a career with Corizon Health, you are choosing the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health, well-being, and future of the patients you serve. We take pride in being a pioneer provider of correctional healthcare. As a Corizon Health professional, you have access to the resources and support to enhance your skills, build a solid foundation to reach your career potential, and contribute to the care and well-being of an underserved population. There is no greater calling. Join Corizon Health today and be part of our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise.

Responsibilities

• 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

Experience & Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Dental assistant certification

  • Minimum of one year dental assistant experience required

  • Must have current CPR certification

  • This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening

Benefits include Free online Continuing Education program; Comprehensive Onboarding.

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ID 2019-6610

Job Locations US-ID-Kuna

Category Dental

Position Type PRN

Shift / Schedule Variable

Location ID 06355