Dental Assistant, FCI Fort Worth

Location: Fort Worth, TX, United States
Date Posted: 08-31-2017
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide. 

We are seeking a Dental Assistant for an available contract opportunity at FCI Forth Worth.

Available Positions: Dental Assistant

Place of Performance: FEDERAL CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION, 3150 HORTON ROAD, FORT WORTH, TX  76119

Work Schedule: Monday through Friday (except Federal holidays), normally between the hours of 7:00 a.m. thru 1: 30 p.m., with a 30 minute unpaid lunch period. The facility is expected to require an average of 6 hours per day. The Dental Assistant’s schedule shall not exceed 30 hours per week

Period of Performance: 03/01/2017 through 02/28/2022

Basic Scope of Work: 
  • Assists Dental Officer in dental specialty sections:  restorative, oral surgery, endodontics, periodontics, prosthetics, and examinations
  • Retrieves patient’s records and escorts patients to proper dental specialty section; seats and prepares patient for attending Dental Officer
  • Assists Dental Officer by preparing dental instruments, essential materials, drugs, and medications
  • Passes instruments, retracts tissues, irrigates oral cavity, and operates aspirator
  • Gives instructions for subsequent dental appointments
  • Makes necessary entries on dental treatment records (both electronic and paper records)
  • Prepares dental treatment room for the next patient
  • 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
  • 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
  • Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements/Qualifications

License: Must have a current license/certification/registration as a Dental Assistant in the state of Texas.
Lifesaving Certification: must be Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation certified in accordance with the American Red Cross or American Heart Association.

JOB APPLICATION LINK:   http://ghg.catsone.com/careers

 
 
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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