MHM Services, Inc.

  • Dental Assistant

    Job Locations US-TN-Wartburg
    Posted Date 4 days ago(4/16/2019 10:24 AM)
    Job ID
    2017-7049
  • Overview

     

    At Centurion, our dedication to making a difference and our passionate team of the best and the brightest healthcare employees has made us one of the leaders of the correctional health industry. Whether you are driven by purpose and impact or on journey of professional growth, our opportunities can offer both.  Centurion is proud to be the provider of healthcare services to the Tennessee Department of Correction. Today we employ over 7,000 of the best and brightest healthcare professionals across 16 states.

     

    We are currently seeking a Per Diem Dental Assistant to join our Team at Morgan County Correctional Complex located in Wartburg, Tennessee. 

     

     

    • Shift Available: Monday-Friday, days--as needed

     

      

     

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Under direct supervision, assists the dentist and/or dental hygienist in chair side dentistry.
    • Prepares dental instruments and the dental operatory.
    • May perform administrative tasks.
    • Prepares and maintains dental operatory and instruments and disinfects and sterilizes dental instruments in compliance with accepted infection control procedures.
    • Operates radiographic equipment to obtain dental radiographs of patients.
    • Assists the dentist by providing direct chair side technical support processes.
    • Follows all safety/risk management practices in performing duties.
    • Follows all applicable security procedures and performs routine clerical functions for the dental facility.

     

     EOE

     

     

     

     

     

    Qualifications


    • High School Diploma or GED required
    • Completion of a technical school program in dental assisting or six months of experience as a dental assistant
    • Certification as an expanded duty dental assistant preferred
    • Certification and/or previous experience performing dental x-ray preferred

     

     

     

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