Dentists Management Corporation (DMC) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Moda, Inc., which provides a wide range of medical, dental, pharmacy and vision insurance plans to more than 1.5 million members. DMC offers digital hardware and software solutions to dental customers. Additionally, DMC provides Human Resources support for our privately owned dental office customers at locations throughout Oregon.
We are currently seeking Full time Dental Assistants for our partner Dental Clinics located in Tigard, Cornelius, Salem, Silverton and Sandy, Oregon. These positions will assist the Dentist in providing general dentistry treatment and supports dental care delivery by preparing treatment room, patient, instruments, and materials; passing instruments and materials; performing procedures in compliance with the dental practice act.
1. Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols 2. Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating and draping patient 3. Provides dental cleanings, sealants, x-rays (digital radiographs) 4. Sterilizes and delivers instruments to treatment areas; positions instruments for dentist’s access; suctions; passes instruments 5. Assists Hygienists with new patient periodontal charting 6. Pour and trim study model casts 6. Fabricates temporary restorations; cleans and polishes removable appliances 7. Assists dentist manage dental and medical emergencies 8. Educates patients by giving oral hygiene and plaque control instructions and postoperative instructions 9. Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential. 10. Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations 11. Adheres to infection-control policies and protocols 12. Ensures operation of dental equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; follows manufacturer’s instructions; calls for repairs when necessary 13. Maintains dental supplies inventory; places orders for supplies; verifies receipt of supplies 14. Conserves dental resources by using equipment and supplies as needed 15. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and reviewing professional publications 16. Contributes to team effort 17. Other duties as assigned
1. High school diploma or equivalent. 2. Certified Expanded Functions Dental Assistant. 3. 3-5 years dental office experience Required. 4. Radiology certification, EFDA is Required 5. Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, dental software experience helpful. 6. Strong organizational and detail orientation skills. 7. Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills. 8. Ability to work well under pressure work with frequent interruptions and shifting priorities. 9. Ability to come into work on time and on a daily basis. 10. Maintain confidentiality and project a professional business image.
Additional Salary Information: Salary depends on education and experience
About Dentists Management Corporation, Moda Health
Since 1955, we’ve offered quality health coverage to folks in the Northwest. Today, we provide medical, dental, pharmacy, vision and Medicare plans to members across Oregon and Alaska.
Our members access a diverse network of doctors and specialists, expert health coaches, caring customer service reps and leading innovators in healthcare. We’re passionate about helping each and every one find a ...way to better health.
At work, Moda Health employees enjoy an upbeat, creative, team-centered culture. We’re a friendly, hardworking and compassionate team, focused on helping members and the community be their healthy best.
We also believe in lending a hand for good causes. We put that in action by partnering with a variety of organizations that support our neighborhoods and communities. And, our employees contribute countless hours of volunteer assistance each year.