Job Description

Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health at A.T. Still University is seeking applications for a part-time Dental Assistant to work at the Mesa Clinic. Responsibilities include: Independently performs a variety of tasks including but not limited to:  Assist residents and faculty in four-handed dentistry for general restorative procedures as well as specialty areas including: Oral Surgery, Removable/Fixed Prosthodontics, endodontic and TMJ procedures. Knowledge and ability to enforce all OSHA/HIPAA rules and regulations.    

Skills / Requirements

High school diploma or equivalent. Must be CPR and X-Ray certified. Must have 2-3 years previous dental assisting experience, CDA preferred. Knowledgeable in OSHA standards, aseptic procedures, HIPAA regulations, sterilization, infection control, and all dental procedures and supplies. Professional appearance and strong communication, facilitation, and organizational skills a must. Must also have basic computer skills. Basic first aid.     BLS for health care providers with AED training. Basic computer skills, & axiUm Ascend and dental office experience preferred.

Important Notes

Must be CPR and X-Ray certified