Float Dental Assistant II
Posted on: November 24, 2022
Float Dental Assistant II - ***$1,000.00 Signing Bonus*** Would
you like to have a career that makes a daily difference in people's
lives? Do you want to be part of a caring, respectful, diverse
community? If you answered yes to these questions, keep reading!
HealthPoint is a community-based, community-supported and
community-governed network of non-profit health centers dedicated
to providing expert, high-quality care to all who need it,
regardless of circumstances. Founded in 1971, we believe that the
quality of your health care should not depend on how much money you
make, what language you speak or what your health is, because
everyone deserves great care. Position Summary: Dental Assistant is
responsible for patient preparation, chair side support to dental
providers, dental hygienist, sterilization, and clinic flow. Float
Dental Assistant II The float Dental Assistant II will work
throughout various HealthPoint locations to provide coverage for
shortages as well as providing additional support with other
Responsible for monitoring and staying current on daily
Must be flexible and able to adapt to multiple clinic environments
and patient populations while maintaining a high level of
professionalism and quality patient care. Your contributions to the
team includes: Greet and prepare patients for exams by identifying
patient's chief complaint and taking vitals.
Access and update patient information in Electronic Dental Record
(EDR) and Electronic Practice Management (EPM) computer system as
Provide chair side assistance to dental providers with exams and
procedures including, but not limited to, prophylaxis, root canals,
restorative, crowns and bridges.
Perform digital imaging, prophylaxis, sealants, provide telephone
refilling of medications. Record medication refills in patient
Provide instructions to patients on the use of medications as
directed by the provider.
Provide instruction in home care and give general health
information as directed by a provider.
Sterilize used equipment, instruments and operatories following
OSHA, WISHA guidelines. Prepare and stock operatories at the start
and throughout each day.
Act as liaison between receptionists and providers ensuring timely
and orderly patient flow throughout the clinic.
Maintain confidentiality of all patient medical/dental records,
financial, and personal information.
Maintains good attendance, is punctual and works full scheduled
shift is a condition of employment.
Demonstrates respectful, professional, and appropriate behavior
that supports a team-oriented work environment.
Demonstrate a commitment to the mission, core values and goals of
HealthPoint and its healthcare delivery including the ability to
integrate values of integrity, wisdom, creativity, cooperation,
responsibility and respect into appropriate programs and
Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor. Must have's you'll
need to be successful: Certificate from a Dental Assistant program
and/or 1 to 2 years of related dental experience.
Maintain current registration/licensure with the State of
Possesses basic operating knowledge of computers. Beginning level
of Word, Excel and Outlook required. Recent experience with an
electronic dental record (EDR) and electronic practice management
application strongly desired. Proof of immunizations and/or
immunity to: COVID-19, MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella),
Varicella, Annual Influenza, and TB are required for all employees.
Additionally, if you work in a HealthPoint clinic, Tdap (within
last 10 years) is required. Hepatitis B. is required for clinical
employees with potential exposure to blood/blood products. All
immunizations are a condition of employment. Upon hire, employees
must provide proof of their immunizations and/or immunity prior to
starting or no later than their fifth (5) business day of
employment. Where to gather your records: If you received
immunizations in Washington, Arizona, Louisiana, Maryland or West
Virginia, you may visit to create an account and retain proof of
your medical records for the immunity/immunization
If records do not show any data, please seek guidance from your
provider for further assistance. HealthPoint is committed to
offering all employees a competitive compensation, benefits and
several other perks. Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability
Employee Assistance Program
Generous PTO Plan
Opportunity Time Off (extended time off for staff to invest in
Retirement Plan with Employer Match
Voluntary plans at a discount, such as life insurance and identity
Third Party Perks Discounted Movie Tickets, Travel, Hotels, and
Growth Opportunities To learn more about HealthPoint, go to
#practiceyourpassion It is the policy of HealthPoint to afford
equal opportunity for employment to all individuals regardless of
race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national
origin, marital status, military status, sexual orientation,
because of sensory, physical, or mental disability, genetic
information, gender identity or any other factor protected by
local, state or federal law, and to prohibit harassment or
retaliation based on any of these factors.
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