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CareSTL Health Dental Assistant in Saint Louis, Missouri

CareSTL Health is seeking a full-time, talented, outgoing, and competent Dental Assistant to support the clinical treatment care of our patients.iEssential Functions:Demonstrates through behavior, CareSTL Health core values of customer service, community collaboration, comprehensive, compassion and competence.Receive patient: update medical history/ insurance verification / check receipt for payment accuracyMake follow-up appointment along with giving patient co-pay information for next visit.Prepare the patient for services to be rendered by the Dentist (neck napkin, instruments, diagnostic x-rays) and have consent forms signed, blood pressure taken prior to dentist entering room and within a 10 minutes of patient being seated.Assist dentist in charting and treatment plan (insurance prior authorization if necessary)Demonstrate knowledge of proper dental charting using DentrixChair side assisting using four handed dentistryKeep work area clean in accordance with OSHA guidelinesOther related job duties as assigned by supervisoriEducation:High School Diploma or GEDCompletion of an ADA certified Dental Assisting Program or leading to certificate requirediExperience:1-2 yrs experience in a professional environment with direct patient contact requirediKnowledge, Skills and Abilities:Must possess excellent customer service skillsGood oral and verbal communication skillsGood organizational and self-motivational skillsSterilization process of InstrumentsGood record keeping abilitiesiTransportation Requirement:Must have reliable transportationiAdditional Eligibility Qualifications (licenses, programs, certificates, pre-employment check and post and annual screening(s):Copy of High School Diploma or GEDCurrent Registration with the Missouri Family Care Safety RegistryAnnual PPD or Chest X-RayCopy of Certificate or Official Transcripts Completion in and ADA certified Dental Assisting ProgramFor more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.https://mhdchc.aaimtrack.com/jobs/579307-31033.html