Registered Dental Assistant

Job Title: Registered Dental Assistant
Department/Group: Dental Department
Location: Lynwood
Bilingual: Spanish
HR Contact: Gabriela Perez   
Exempt/Non: Non-Exempt
Licenses/Certifications: California Registered Dental Assistant License
Travel Required: Yes
Position Type: Clinical Services


Organizational Expectations:
This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the mission of Eisner Pediatric & Family Medical Center. It is expected that the employee demonstrate behavior consistent with the core values of EPFMC. The employee shall support EPFMC’S strategic plan and goals and direction of the performance improvement plan.  The employee will also be expected to support all organizational expectations including, but not limited to; Customer Service, Patient’s Rights, Confidentiality of Information, Environment of Care and EPFMC initiatives.

Job Description:
This position is responsible for assisting the dentist(s) and the dental hygienist(s) in the direct provision of primary care dental services to patients at the clinic.  The Registered Dental Assistant is also responsible for sterilization, preparation and inventory control of dental instruments, supplies, and for proper infection control of all areas involving patient care.

Qualifications & Educational Requirements:
Must possess a High School Diploma/GED. Must be fluent in Bilingual English and Spanish. Prior Dental Assisting experience preferred. Possess a certification as a Dental Assistant. Must have a current CPR Certification. Must possess a current license from the Dental Board for a Registered Dental Assistant. Must possess a Pit and Fissure Sealant Certificate (if licensed after January 1, 2010)