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All Care Health Center Dental Assistant in Council Bluffs, Iowa

ABOUT US

All Care Health Center’s mission is to provide affordable, comprehensive, high quality health care to the entire community. We will strengthen access to quality-integrated healthcare, by removing barriers for those with the greatest need, and developing community relationships, to enhance the future of our community’s well-being.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Eligibility for student loan forgiveness;

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance;

  • Generous time off including:

  • Paid Time off (PTO) and Personal days

  • 10 paid holidays, including your birthday!

  • Employer paid Life Insurance and Long Term Disability;

  • 401(k) match up to 4%, and more!

    POSITION OVERVIEW

The Dental Assistant is a member of the dental team whose primary responsibilities are to prepare patients for a visit, check-in and check-out patients and schedule appointments and reappointments.

DUTIES

  • Assists the Dentist(s) and Dental Hygienist(s) in procedures and works as a productive team member

  • Prepares, cleans and sets up operatories for patient appointments.

  • Registers patients for appointments in the computer.

  • Takes necessary documentation for accurate billing and charting.

  • Maintains accurate files for patients and for quality control

  • Taking and mounting dental radiographs (x-rays).

  • Asking about the patient's medical history and taking blood pressure and pulse.

  • Responsible for preparing and sterilizing instruments and equipment

  • Creating a comfortable environment for all patients.

  • Providing patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures, such as the placement of a restoration (filling).

  • Responsible for learning and performing a variety of dental assistant duties per Provider’s workflow and practice preferences.

  • Communicating with patients and suppliers

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Certified dental assistant in the state of Iowa or the ability to obtain certification with 12 months from date of hire.

  • High school diploma or GED minimum.

  • Previous training and experience in dental assisting preferred.

To ensure the safety of our patients, employees and visitors, All Care Health Center is requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by March 15th, 2022. Exemptions may be granted for religious or medical accommodations.

At All Care Health Center, we are committed to providing an environment of equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under applicable law.

If you need assistance or an accommodation in applying for this or other job postings, please contact the HR department at (712) 325-1990.

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