Job was saved successfully.
Job was removed from Saved Jobs.

Orthodontic Assistant Needed in Modesto, CA (SierraOrthoDA)

Synergy Specialists

Last Updated: 10/09/20

Job Description


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Communicates with the patients (parents/guardians), orthodontist, and other team members effectively
  • Prepares all orthodontic treatment rooms in advance of the orthodontic patient
  • Handles hazardous chemicals in a safe manner
  • Restocks all orthodontic treatment rooms and other clinical support areas
  • Performs periodic inventory of all orthodontic supplies
  • Responsible for traveling crate of orthodontic supplies between multiple locations
  • Welcomes patients to treatment rooms in a timely fashion
  • Keeps the patient schedule on time by being aware of the daily schedule, working efficiently and as a member of a cohesive team
  • Takes x-rays as prescribed
  • Assists the orthodontist with all registered dental assisting duties, including orthodontic procedures
  • Records treatment rendered
  • Instructs patients in oral hygiene
  • Escorts patient to the business area for follow-up and scheduling
  • May be called upon to schedule the next appointment
  • Sterilizes instruments and equipment after each patient appointment
  • Maintains cleanliness of treatment rooms and sterilization area
  • Demonstrates ability to use assigned computer software and other equipment
  • Completes annual education and/or licensing requirements, if applicable
  • Adheres to all safety and infection control rules
  • Uses appropriate safety equipment.
  • Complies with HIPAA and maintains confidential information
  • Performs other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • In-depth knowledge of all orthodontics dental assistant duties
  • 1 year of previous experience assisting in an orthodontic setting
  • All required certifications for dental assisting
  • Ability to travel to multiple locations within a territory to provide orthodontic dental assisting services is required



Company Details


Synergy Specialists

Beverly Hills, United States

Business Summary: Synergy Specialists is a healthcare tech platform that matches underutilized dental specialists, who have free clinical days, with GP practices interested in bringing specialty services in-house.  Services: Matching; Credentialing; Specialty Billing, Medical Billing, and Revenue Cycle Management; Supplies Consultations; Travel Concierge; Practice Team Training; Fee Anal...