Posted: Friday, May 12, 2017 1:31 AM
Correctional Care | Committed Careers | Corizon HealthWe have an exceptional opportunity for a Dental Assistant to join our healthcare team at Fultpn Reception and Diadnostic Center located in Fulton, MO. This postion will include combined duties as a medical records clerk.Qualifications of the Corizon Health Dental AssistantHigh school diploma or equivalent.Minimum of one year dental assistant experience required.Must have current CPR certification.Subject to initial and ongoing security clearance requirements. Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Dental AssistantUnder direct supervision, the Dental Assistant performs non-professional work assisting the dentist with patient care, instruments, supplies and records.Prepares operatory with appropriate instruments and material for the patients scheduled to be seen.Assists dentist during treatment, providing instruments, material retraction or suction. Sterilizes instruments and disinfects operatory between patients.Schedules patients for dental appointments.Performs laboratory procedures such as mixing impression material for dentures and assists in the clinical procedures of prosthetic dentistry.Develops and mounts routine radiographs. Assists in maintaining dental charts, records dental findings.Follows security regulations for keys, sharps and controlled medications. Adheres to safety and security policies and participates in disaster drills.Adheres to Universal Precautions and other appropriate infection control practices.Inventories and orders supplies to maintain proper levels. Benefits offered to the Corizon Health Dental AssistantPaid Time OffMedical, Dental and Vision InsuranceTuition Assistance401(k) with company matchFree online Continuing Education programComprehensive OnboardingCorizon Health provides patients with high quality healthcare and reentry services that will reduce recidivism and better the communities where we live and work. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of the growing number of incarcerated persons with physical and mental illness and the professionals who care for them. More healthcare professionals are finding the stability and advancement they desire at Corizon Health.This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening. Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status.
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