Dental Assistant, FCI Coleman

Location: Wildwood, FL, United States
Date Posted: 08-15-2017
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide. 
 
We are seeking an experienced Dental Assistant for an available contract opportunity to provide services for the inmate population of the Federal Correctional Institution, (FCI) Coleman, Located in Wildwood, Florida.

 
Available Position: Dental Assistant
 
Place of Performance: Federal Correctional Institution Coleman, 846 NE 54th Terrace, Wildwood, FL 34785
 
Work Schedule: 
30 hours per week, Monday through Friday between 7:30 am and 4:00 PM with 30 minute unpaid lunch. This position offers company paid medical benefits, PTO and paid federal holidays.

Required Duties:
  • Assists in the treatment of emergency cases.
  • Provides dental health education
  • Performs Dental prophylaxes – polishing of coronal portion of teeth, if the assistant is a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) or Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA).
  • Performs Dental screening examinations
  • Prepares patients for periodontal surgery
  • Completes dental and periodontal charting
  • Prepares, places, and removes packs
  • Places temporary fillings (RDA, EFDA)
  • Places and removes rubber dams
  • Maintains dental equipment
  • Cleans, sharpens, and sterilizes instruments
  • Performs daily inspection of equipment and makes minor repairs
  • Reports defective equipment, or institutes corrective action
  • Uses dental hand instruments, mechanical instruments (including ultrasonic), oral hygiene aides and prophylaxis paste to provide necessary oral prophylactic services
  • Prepares entries for patient’s records
  • Selects and applies medication in proper portion and anti-cariogenic agents to surface of teeth.  Applies medication prescribed by a Dental Officer to gingiva to promote healing
  • Fabricates and repairs dental prostheses and appliances under supervision
  • Performs procedures pursuant to fabrication and repair of complete denture prostheses and removable partial prostheses
  • Uses acrylic resins and porcelain as basic materials
  • Takes radiographs of patients using digital intraoral and panoramic dental radiography
  • Obtains diagnostic quality periapical, occlusal, lateral jaw, and TMJ radiographs
  • Correctly positions patient and sensor
  • Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements/Qualifications:
Must have graduated from a dental assistant program leading to a certification.
Must have CPR or BLS certification
Must have a dental radiology certification.
Must have two years of current work experience.



 
 
Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
GHG
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 Harrisburg, PA 17110
Email: ana@globalhealthcaregroup.com Tel. 717-364-6181  Fax: 717-412-2100 
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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