DentalOne Partners Oral Surgery Assistant in Crystal Lake, Illinois
Crystal Lake DentalWorks
As an Oral Surgery Assistant for DentalOne Partners, patient care is your #1 priority and focus. Your ability to value and improve the patient experience will play a major role in the delivery of extraordinary dental care. Oral Surgery Assistants are a critical part of our mission because they not only support the patient, they provide the doctor with valuable assistance on patient procedures. The Oral Surgery Assistant has direct responsibility for the patient’s excellent experience while "in the chair," and patient retention overall.
You are unique, and so are we—it’s time you worked with an organization that appreciates you, challenges you, and helps your professional growth with a team of people dedicated to quality, patient care, and leading the industry with innovation.
We are searching for talented people who want to provide excellent customer service for the patient, provide precise support to the doctor, and possess an amiable chair-side manner. Flexibility, analytical skills, collaboration, and follow-up are all needed in our dynamic state-of-the-art practice environment. So how about it?—Are you passionate about an opportunity like this?
We want you to learn more about us! Reference our career site, www.dentalonejobs.com, and spend a few minutes learning about the culture, values, and people!
Of course, there are some requirements for all Oral Surgery Assistants:
Provide exceptional customer service, with excellent chair-side manner, by making the patient the #1 priority
Be present, engaged and ready to work at all assigned shift times
Take direction from the doctor, assist them with all oral surgery procedures, and anticipate their needs
Take, develop and mount accurate, high quality radiographs
Review patient charts prior to doctor arrival, log appropriate patient data and health history during the exam and treatment, as well as transcribe the doctor’s notes
Clean, sterilize and prepare the equipment and operatory, per the organizations procedures and guidelines, prior to a patient’s appointment
Perform efficient and accurate procedures to help maintain the schedule and patient flow
Educate the patients and address their questions and/or concerns
Demonstrate good teamwork to deliver an extraordinary experience for every patient
Partner with the doctors, hygienists, Specialty Leaders and support staff to maintain excellent patient service and integrity within the organization
Assist the front office staff in scheduling patients’ follow up visits, as well as tracking the incoming and outgoing lab cases, to ensure quality and timely products
When assigned by the Specialty Leader, monitor the level of dental supplies and order using approved formulary
Promote and market DentalOne Partners’ services and retail products
Complete checklists as assigned and participate in daily huddles to ensure that every single day flows smoothly
Maintain patient confidentiality through HIPAA compliance
Follow the organization’s safety policies and procedures through OSHA compliance and BBP (Blood-borne Pathogens) federal regulations
Complete all Learning Management System requirements
Minimum high school diploma or equivalent required
Current radiography certification required
Dental Assistant certification, as required by state, or ability to become certified
Current certification in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) preferred
Maintain annual OSHA, HIPAA and Infection Control training
Experience in a professional environment with direct patient contact preferred
Excellent positive attitude and customer service skills
Professionalism and integrity in all aspects of job, including imagine and both verbal and written communication skills
Possess exceptional interpersonal and relationship building skills, including conflict resolution skills
Strong organizational, planning and analytical skills
Ability to multi-task and remain calm in a rapidly changing environment
Computer proficiency and the ability to learn new programs as required
Overtime required as approved by Specialty Leader
Travel required to perform job functions and as needed for training
Safety procedures and personal protective equipment required to minimize the risks from radiographs and blood-borne pathogens
Potential of prolonged sitting and standing
Dental One is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not tolerate discrimination of any kind.
Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. The organization management reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs as necessary.
External Company Name: DentalOne Partners, Inc
External Company URL: http://www.dentalonepartners.com/