GiaCare, Inc.

  • Dental Assistant

    Location US-VA-Hampton
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(4 weeks ago)
    Job ID
    2018-3997
    # of Openings Remaining
    0
  • Overview

    Dental Assistant

    Are you an experienced  Dental Assistant? Would you like an opportunity to give back to our men and women in uniform?

    We are currently accepting resumes for Dental Assistant to provide medical services at the Department of Defense Military Health System (MHS), (LANGLEY AFB) Virginia.

     

    Monday – Friday

    0630 and 1830

    No weekends

    No federal holidays

     

     

    For consideration please send resumes to: vramirez@giacare.com 

     

    GiaCare is committed to quality in everything we do. We carefully match our employees to the right opportunity. We have earned the Joint Comission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Healthcare Staffing Services

     

    Join a team whose business is built on a history of integrity, honesty, and reliability.

     

    As a GiaCare team member, you are eligible for the following benefits:

    • Medical
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Federal Holidays
    • CEU Reimbursement
    • 401K

    Responsibilities

    Core Duties:
    • Performs duties in providing assistance in one or more phases of complex/difficult restorative, prosthodontic, oral surgical, endodontic, or periodontal treatment. Receives and schedules patients for treatment.
    • Obtains and records related medical history of patient. Charts examination and treatment information. Records information on prescriptions.
    • Follows infection control procedures and guidelines. Cleans, sterilizes, and sharpens dental instruments.

    • Assists dentist at chair side. Performs intra-oral procedures as directed by dentist. Takes preliminary impressions for study models, removes sutures, places and removes rubber dams, perio-packs, matrix bands, and wedges.
    • Relays dentist’s instructions to patient for post-treatment care. Instructs patient in proper dental techniques, care of appliances, and causes of dental decay.

    Qualifications

     

    • Certificate.
    • Successful completion of a one of the following: Certificate or Associate Degree as a dental assistant/technician from a program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) of the American Dental Association (ADA)
    • 12 months experience within the preceding 36 months. Certification from a military dental technician or dental assistant school and 12 months experience within the preceding 36 months.
    • Certification from a Red Cross Dental Assistant course and 12 months experience within the preceding 36 months.  36 months experience within the preceding 60 months as a dental assistant in a private practice or a military clinic.
    • Membership in good standing with the American Association of Dental Assistants with required continuing education and 12 months experience within the preceding 36 months.
    • Graduation from a state accredited program for dental assistants or dental technology within the preceding 12 months.
    • All training must have included a course in radiation physics; radiation biology; radiation health, safety, and protection; X-ray films and radiographic film quality; radiographic techniques; darkroom and processing techniques; film mounting; and, digital radiographic processing techniques.
    • Certified in radiography as required by 42 CFR Part 75

    Gaicare is an Equal Opportunity Employer

     

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