Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00000357-1
  • Date Posted: 9 April 2021
  • Company: Simone
  • Location: Grove City, Ohio
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Description

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

Our amazing dental team at The Grove City Center for Dentistry has an opening for an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant We are seeking a team member who is patient-centered, professional, caring, and interested in creating lasting relationships with our patients. The ideal candidate is a EFDA who is a hard-working, high-energy team player committed to providing the highest level of treatment to every patient.

Each team member in our office works hard to cultivate a culture of positivity, support, hard work and exceptional patient care in a busy, modern, technologically advanced practice. Our practice values are to treat every patient as if they were a family member. We recently moved to a new, modern office and we offer a competitive compensation package. We do require a background check in accordance with local law/regulations prior to hiring.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Expanded Functions Dental Assistant duties allowed by the state of Ohio
  • In general, perform clinical and technical procedures under the supervision of a licensed dentist as well as preparing the operatory and equipment, getting the patient ready, and maintaining awareness of the comfort and safety needs of the patient.
  • Update patient digital charts.
  • Take digital x-rays.
  • Take and pour impressions for denture patients.
  • At our office, all of our team members post treatment via computers in each operatory, presenting and discussing patient's next phase of treatment, and schedule patient's next treatment from the room.
  • Cross training with other team roles is a must for all staff members in our office for efficiency and to be a better team member. This allows us to provide an enjoyable healthy work environment for all staff members and a better patient experience.
  • Being a good team player is a must, as you will be expected to keep the office running smoothly by preforming treatment room sterilization and treatment set up for Doctor/ EFDA/ Hygiene as needed to keep the office running on time to exceed expectations for the patient and staff.

Experience:

  • EFDA: 2+ years (Required)

License + Certification Requirements:

  • Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (with current certification)
  • Valid X-ray certificate
  • Current CPR and first aid certificate

Other Requirements:

  • Desire to be a part of a large team that works together toward collective goals
  • Strong work ethic and reliability
  • Positive attitude
  • Great people skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Computer knowledge (Dentrix experience preferred)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to schedule appointments and present treatment to patients
  • Willingness to learn or present knowledge of Invisalign and CEREC

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Up to $31.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:

We take every precaution to make sure our patients and staff are safe.

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