Plumas District Hospital

  • Dental Assistant, Temporary

    Job Locations US-CA-Quincy
    Type Temporary Part-Time
    Job ID
    2019-1050
    Category
    Dental Services
    Min
    USD $15.00/Hr.
    Max
    USD $18.00/Hr.
  • Overview

    Under direct supervision of the Dentist, the Dental Assistant will prepare patients for examination or treatment and make sure that the patients are relaxed and comfortable.  Assures that all needed supplies, instruments and equipment are ready.  May also do clerical duties such as making appointments, case record maintenance, billing and payment functions, and handle patient’s dental insurance. Schedule is Monday through Thursday, approximately 36 hours per week.  Incumbent must be willing to occasionally perform receptionist duties. Position is anticipated to be needed through approximately July 15, 2019.Experience is required for this temporary position.

    Qualifications

    Required Education:  High school diploma or equivalent is preferred.  Current CPR card required. 

    Experience:   1 – 2 years of experience as a Dental Assistant preferred.

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:  Excellent interpersonal skills with patients required.  Knowledge of current dental assistant practices and procedures.  Must have knowledge of alphabetical filing system.  Must have sufficient knowledge of verbal and English comprehension and expression to communicate clearly with callers, visitors and staff.  Must be able to perform simple addition and subtraction, and read and copy numbers accurately.

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