Dental Assistant (Highglen Dental Clinic)

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Dental Assistant (Highglen Dental Clinic)

  • Post Date:July 24, 2023
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  • Career Level Assistant
    Qualification Certificate
    Experience 1-3 Years
  • Industry Health Care
Job Description

The Group wishes to invite applications from suitably qualified & experienced individuals to fill in the Dental Assistant (Highglen Dental Clinic) role that has arisen in our organisation.

The Role

  • Sets up Dental materials and equipment for patients’ treatment.
  • Mixes materials for patient treatment as per instruction by the Dentist.
  • Performs suctioning during procedures.
  • Hands over procedure instruments as per instruction during the procedures.
  • Clears the treatment room after procedures and sets it up for the next patient.
  • Sterilises and disinfects dental instruments, surface areas, Chairs in line with Cimas procedures daily.
  • Liaises with the dental laboratory for job collections, deliveries and payments.
  • Follows up on patients after complicated procedures and provides feedback to the Dentist.
  • Schedules patients for treatment in line with available slots.
  • Checks medical aid membership validity of the clients prior to bookings.
  • Files and retrieves patient records.
  • Fills in pre-authorization forms, submits to Managed Care and follows up on outstanding forms.
  • Records daily patient attendances and procedures and submits to Dental Clinic Manager.
  • Processes claim forms and submits to the Administration Clerk.
  • Provides access to the Clinic and Clinic equipment to the Technicians during maintenance schedules.
  • Checks and monitors availability and usage of stock.
  • Prepares requisition for stock replenishments in line with reorder levels and submits to the Dental Clinic Manager for authorizations.
  • Participates in stock takes.

The Person

  • Holder of a Dental Surgery Assistant Certificate.

If you are interested and you meet the stipulated requirements, please submit your letter of motivation and CV to this email [email protected] no later than Monday the 24th of July 2023.

Clearly highlight the position applied for in the email subject.