Dental Receptionist / Assistant

Location: Markham, ON, Canada
Date Posted: 16-11-2017
Our client, a very busy dental office, seeks an experienced Dental Receptionist/Dental Assistant Level II. The ideal candidate is an enthusiastic team player who is dedicated to patient care.  
 
POSITION/REQUIREMENTS:
  • Experienced Dental Receptionist/Dental Assistant Level II
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years of experience
SOFTWARE:
  • Experience with Dentrix dental software an asset
 LOCATION:
  • Markham
  • Hwy 7 & Birchmount (Free Parking)
HOURS:
  • Monday 12-8
  • Tuesday 11-8
  • Wednesday 1-8
  • Friday 10-6
  • Saturday 10-5 
COMPENSATION:
  • $22.00 - $24.00 per hour depending on experience and performance
DENTAL RECEPTIONIST JOB OVERVIEW:
  • Greet patients in a warm and welcoming manner
  • Make a great first impression ideally creating long term loyal patient relationships
  • Schedule/confirm patient appointments by telephone and in person
  • Send confirmation of appointments via email and telephone and make follow-up calls/emails
  • Provide patients with information regarding the dental office and direct calls appropriately
  • Prepare and submit predeterminations from treatment plans
  • Verify procedures completed, collect payments, and submit insurance claims electronically
  • Receive and distribute mail, enter and scan payments and referral documents
  • Accurately maintain charts and patient records
  • Keep track of supplies and order supplies as needed
  • Deal with couriers and labs etc.
  • Make sure waiting room and reception area is clean and tidy
DENTAL ASSISTANT LEVEL II JOB OVERVIEW:
  • AssisitIng dentist during dental procedures that features handing instruments and other materials
  • Sterilizing instruments
  • Assisting dentist with crowns, bridges, porcelain veneers, dental implants, invisalign, teeth whitening, fillings, extractions and mouth guards 
  • Placement and removal of rubber dams
  • Taking x-rays of patients' teeth and exposing dental diagnostic x-rays
  • Using suction and swabs to keep patients' mouths clear and dry during procedures
  • Taking preliminary impressions of teeth for study models
  • Applying pit and fissure sealants and topical anesthetics
  • Questioning patients about their medical history and recording the information for dentist's reference
  • Advising patients on dental care, oral hygiene and plaque control programs
  • Making patients of all ages feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment

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