WorkSource Oregon Dental Assistant in Bend, Oregon
Mosaic Medical prides itself on being an innovative health system that pioneers unique and creative ways to provide and improve patient access to health care. Since our founding in 2002 we have proudly served insured and uninsured patients regardless of age, ethnicity, or income. We focus on a holistic approach to patient care by incorporating behavioral health, pharmacy, and nutrition support to serve patients in the most meaningful way. At Mosaic Medical, you will work with incredibly dedicated and mission-centered peers and be part of a dynamic team based environment. Mosaic Medical offers more than just a job, it is a lifestyle. A lifestyle of serving others. A lifestyle of being an integral part of your community. A lifestyle that offers work/life balance. A lifestyle of enjoying the outdoors! Central Oregon offers over 300 days of sunshine a year, so enjoy a PTO day on the mountain, biking/hiking trails, or the river! A lifestyle that improves lives, including yours. Of course, we also offer a great benefit package! Opportunity The Dental Assistant (DA) is an integral member of the dental team. The role supports the delivery of dental care by preparing rooms, patients and instruments. Dental Assistants provide direct care to patients and assistance to Dentists. A team-based approach is necessary with a willingness to work effectively and collaboratively with others. Responsibilities - Performs all dental assistant procedures allowable under Oregon State Law. - Prepares patient, sterilizes and disinfects instruments, sets up instrument trays, prepares materials, and assists Dentist during dental procedure. - Maintains a clean, organized, and professional work environment. - Maintains the standard use of materials whenever possible at all clinic sites. Skills & Knowledge Must be able to maintain a sympathetic and harmonious relationship with patients of various cultural backgrounds. Strong interpersonal and communication skills required. Bilingual Spanish-speaking skills preferred.