Location: Albany Clinic-Madison Ave
Per diem position
The Dental Assistant is a vital member of the dental health team. The incumbent is responsible for assisting in the practice of dental services. The Dental Assistant assists with preparing and maintaining dental instruments, supplies and equipment, collecting and recording patient health histories and vital signs, patient management during dental procedures, instrument transfer, dental procedure isolation techniques, taking x-rays in accordance with NYS regulations, preparation of dental materials (which may include but is not limited to cements, amalgam, composite, impression materials, etc.); quality improvement and patient safety; and assumes other responsibilities as necessary.
- HS Diploma or GED
- Previous training and experience as a Dental Assistant, minimum of 6 months experience
- Exceptional written, verbal, time management and interpersonal skills
- Compassionate, friendly, respectful, and a caring attitude.