Dental Assistant

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Company:M.P. Shah Hospital
Category:Healthcare & Pharmaceutical
Job Type:Permanent
Location:Nairobi

Job details

Key Responsibilities & Duties

  • Assist the dentist in the administration of treatment at the chair side as required by the dentist.
  • Maintain a sterile and neat working environment according to current infection control procedures.
  • Provide diagnostic information by exposing and developing radiographic studies.
  • Document dental care services by maintaining patients records.
  • Provide materials by selecting, mixing and placing materials on instruments and on patient’s mouth.
  • Help the dentist manage dental and medical emergencies by maintaining CPR Certification, emergency drug, and oxygen supply.
  • Ensure operation of dental equipment.
  • Ensure instruments are sterilized as per infection control guidelines.
  • Maintain dental supplies inventory by checking stock to determine stock level, anticipating needed stock and placing orders for the supplies.
  • Educate patients by giving oral hygiene, plaque control and postoperative instructions.

Minimum Requirements

  • Diploma in related field.
  • Minimum of one-year working experience in a similar position.
  • Ability to build relationships, a good team player, possess good communication skills, consultation, and interpersonal skills.

Interested candidates are kindly encouraged to forward their CVs and application letters to [email protected] clearly indicating on the subject of the email the position applied for, on or before 13th August 2018.

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