Syndeo Outsourcing Dental Assistant in Wichita, Kansas
This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11332834 **Dental Assistant****WICHITA, KS**Syndeo Staffing is currently searching for a Dental Assistant. The Dental Assistant will perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties. The Dental Assistant will prepare patients for treatment and obtain dental records.**Qualifications:*** High 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:*** Under direct supervision, the Dental Assistant performs non-professional work assisting the dentist with patient care, instruments, supplies and records.* Prepares appropriate instruments and material for the patients scheduled to be seen.* Assists dentist during treatment, providing instruments, material retraction or suction. Sterilizes and disinfects instruments 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.* 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.