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Dental Assistant

Company: Marin Community Clinics
Location: San Rafael
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Job Description:

Overview:All employees are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of employment, subject to limited exemptions. New Employees are required to provide proof of being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 before the first day of employment. Exemptions to this requirement will be considered for those requesting an exemption on medical, disability, or religious grounds.At Marin Community Clinics we are a "family helping other families in the community"-- - and we are always striving to be better for the people and the community we serve. As a Federally Qualified Health Center, we serve patients from all walks of life. No one is turned away and charges are based on each individual's ability to pay.Marin Community Clinics is looking for Dental Assistants to join our team.BenefitsOur mission informs our approach to your benefits program. Our benefits program is designed to protect your health, family and way of life. We offer a competitive Benefits Program that includes affordable health insurance and Health Reimbursement Accounts (HRA), Dental and Vision Insurance, Educational and Continuing Education Benefits, Student Loan Repayment and Loan Forgiveness, Retirement Plan, Group Life and AD&D Insurance, Short term and Long Term Disability benefits, Professional Fee Reimbursement, Mileage and Cell Phone Reimbursement, Scrubs Reimbursement, Loupes Reimbursement, Employee Assistance Programs, Paid Holidays, Personal Days of Celebration, Paid time off, and Extended Illness Benefits.Available ShiftMonday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 8:00am - 5:00pmSalary and Shift DifferentialSalary for this position is dependent on education, license, certification and years of experience.Evening and weekend shifts (4 hours) with direct patient contact, include a 10% pay differential in addition to regular pay.Evening differential is paid only for completed 4 hour shifts that begin after 4:00pm.Responsibilities:Greets and welcomes patients and visitors to practice with excellent customer services.Escorts patients to treatment room, seats patients and has proper set-up for procedure ready.Assists patients with comfortable level.Verifies patients chart and update health information as necessary during patient arrival and at end of appointment.Ensures the proper treatment notes are accurately recorded in patient's record.Provides oral hygiene instructions and nutritional counseling to patients.Monitors supplies inventory and requests supplies as needed and stocks treatment rooms at all times.Oversees cleanliness of treatment room according to sterilization procedures.Disinfects treatment rooms according to OSHA regulations.Provides weekly maintenance for water lines and changing traps in operatories.Organizes trays, instruments and treatment room drawers at all times.Ensures that office sterilization procedures are documented and posted at all times.Promptly sends out and monitor all dental laboratory cases.Maintains dental office emergency kits and nitrous oxygen tanks.Follows laboratory procedures according to office protocols.Uses appropriate electronic charting techniques for maintaining and updating dental records.In charge of entering patient insurance information and posting fees on computer for all completed procedures.Performs other duties, as required.Qualifications:Dental Assistant Certification from an accredited Dental Assistant program a plus, but not required.Dental X-Ray License is required.Current CPR Certification required.Ability to work in fast paced non profit Community Health Clinic environment supporting underserved patient population.Ability to communicate via e-mail.Ability to multitask and follow directions.Ability to explain treatment plans to patients effectively.May be required to lift at least 25-30 lbs. occasionally.Excellent interpersonal skills.Ability to work with patients of all ages.Dentrix Electronic Health Records software experience a plus, but not required.

Keywords: Marin Community Clinics, San Rafael , Dental Assistant, Healthcare , San Rafael, California

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