Dental Assistant job

Corizon HealthLarned, KS
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Company Description

Corizon Health is a pioneer and leading provider of correctional healthcare services across the United States with over 40 years of experience in the industry. The company has more than 11,000 employees in over 400 correctional facilities (jails and prisons). Corizon Health employs healthcare and support professionals, including nurses, physicians, dentists and behavioral healthcare providers. Because of the high rates of mental illness and the previously unmet medical needs of the inmate population, medical and behavioral health providers work together closely in an integrated healthcare delivery system. In addition to competitive compensation packages, the company provides you resources, training and advancement opportunities. Corizon Health also offers you a highly supportive and collaborative work environment and the opportunity for work-life balance.

Job Description

Job Description Clinically Focused - Patient Centered - Evidence Based At Corizon you have the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health and well-being of the patients you serve. Working in the correctional environment, you will be able to provide high quality health care to patients that have likely not received the care they have needed prior to incarceration. As a part time Dental Assistant at Larned Correctional Facility you will: Assist Dentist during treatment, providing instruments, material retraction or suction. Prepare for each patient, ensuring that the proper materials are ready and properly sanitized. Assist in maintaining dental charts and records. Ensure safety by follow proper security protocol, especially focused on sharps, medications and keys. High school diploma or equivalent. One year of dental assistant experience. CPR certification. Knowledgeable of specific state laws and regulations governing practice. About Corizon: Corizon Health is the pioneer provider of correctional healthcare in the United States. We are a company built on more than 40 years of innovation and expertise in the industry. We take pride in achieving excellence and honoring our responsibility to deliver safe, effective and efficient healthcare services that better our communities. Corizon encourages professional growth, development and well-being. Find out why, as healthcare experts, we could work anywhere, but we choose to work at Corizon Health and make a difference together. Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Corizon Health. Keywords: Dental Assistant, Location: Larned, KS - 67550 by Jobble
Estimated annual salary
$35,932
average
Minimum
$25,781
Maximum
$48,531

TASKS

  • Prepare patient, sterilize or disinfect instruments, set up instrument trays, prepare materials, or assist dentist during dental procedures.
  • Record treatment information in patient records.
  • Expose dental diagnostic x-rays.
  • Take and record medical and dental histories and vital signs of patients.

SKILLS

  • Reading ComprehensionUnderstanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
  • Active ListeningGiving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • SpeakingTalking to others to convey information effectively.
  • Critical ThinkingUsing logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

KNOWLEDGE

  • Customer and Personal ServiceKnowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • PsychologyKnowledge of human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; psychological research methods; and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders.
  • Medicine and DentistryKnowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures.
  • Education and TrainingKnowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for individuals and groups, and the measurement of training effects.
Health Insurance
Dental Insurance

Corizon Health

Type

Company - Private

Revenue

$100M to $500M

Location

Multiple locations

Industry

Health Services

Founded

1979

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