WellSpan Health Dental Assistant- York Hospital Dental Center- Full Time in York, Pennsylvania

Dental Assistant- York Hospital Dental Center- Full Time

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Job Description

General Summary:Under the general supervision of the Director-Dental Center, provides chairside assistance to the dentist. Assists with clerical duties of the Dental Center.

Duties and Responsibilities: 1 Assists the dentist by transferring instruments and supplies, keeping oral areas clear during dental procedures and preparing restoration materials and cements. 2 Opens sterile supplies and sets up for procedures. 3 Sterilizes instruments, equipment and supplies as required; handles and stores instruments, equipment and supplies appropriately. 4 Takes and mounts dental x-rays. 5 Makes hydrocolloid impressions of the patient's oral cavity, pours up in dental stone and trims study models. 6 Assists with care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies.

Required Skills

  • Graduate of an accredited dental assisting program

  • Certified to perform radiologic procedures by PA State Board of Dentistry

Job Location

York, Pennsylvania, United States

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Additional Requirements

PA Act73 – Child Abuse Clearance Required