Have you ever wanted to pursue a career in the dental industry and work with patients on a daily basis? Well, this could be the perfect entry-level opportunity for you! Elite Dental has a very busy family practice in Monroeville, PA seeking an energetic professional to join our team as a Hygiene Assistant. **No prior dental experience required**
This practice has a loyal patient base, large capacity for new patients and dedicated clinical and business support teams. We offer medical benefits, vision benefits, 401k, life insurance and more!
Assist Hygienist and Doctors with procedures and charting as necessary.
Take dental x-rays.
Review Hygienists schedule and help maintain patient flow throughout the day.
Review patient chart prior to Hygienist’s arrival and anticipate the hygienist’s needs for each patient.
Set-up and prepare dental equipment and instrumentation in accordance with established regulations and guidelines.
Monitor hygiene schedules and help to fill cancellations internally and through recall.
Perform efficient and accurate procedures to help maintain Hygienist's schedule and patient flow.
Provide excellent customer service to help ensure a smooth and comfortable visit for the patient.
Take down and clean patient room after treatment.
Adhere to confidentiality, state, federal, and HIPPA laws and guidelines with regards to patient’s records.
Follow OSHA and company safety policies and procedures
Ensure treatment areas are fully stocked.
Other duties may be assigned.