As a Dental Assistant, your ability to anticipate needs, maintain a sterile office environment and keep accurate records greatly contributes to the success of the dentist and the satisfaction of the patient.
STATUS: Full Time
LOCATION: Dental Group at St. Mary's
SCHEDULE: Day (Monday - Friday)
Excellent oral and written communication skills for routine interaction with staff, patients and visitors
Completion of a NYS approved Dental Assistant Licensure Qualifying Program preferred.
Dental Assistant Certification preferred.
Dental Assistance. Prepare dental supplies necessary for each patient; anticipate dentist needs for instrumentation and materials during the procedural treatment on the patient; assist with x-rays, fillings and positioning suction tubes
Sterilization & Maintenance. Clean and sterilize all dental instruments following proper procedures
Documentation & Coordination. Maintain all patient records and update as necessary
EDUCATION LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS : M - Medium Work - Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects; Requires frequent walking, standing or squatting.