90 Presidential Plaza
Duties Description Full-Time position. The schedule is based on 40 hours per week. Monday-Friday, Day Shift. Must possess and demonstrate working knowledge of specific techniques and sequences of steps used in performing dental treatment in all aspects of general and operative dental procedures; universal and safety precautions observed in the operation of x-ray equipment and the treatment of patients; handle dental instruments effectively; follow written and verbal instructions; must also demonstrate understanding of sterile instrument processing, including use of autoclave. Duties included, but not limited to, serving as chair side assistant to dental provider, handling and manipulating various dental instruments and pieces of apparatus as directed by the dental provider; greeting patients in a friendly and courteous manner; recording patient's vital signs and follow proper medical record documentation protocol; reviewing patient's consent for treatment to ensure appropriate signatures are obtained. Will also provide administrative support to the department (e.g. answering telephones, scheduling patient appointments using Hospital computer information systems, etc.). Knowledge of medical/dental terminology and medical billing along with successful completion of an accredited Dental Assistant Program is strongly preferred. Ability to maintain patient confidentiality is necessary.
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750 East Adams Street
Notes on ApplyingPlease apply to this position on SUNY Upstate's career page at this link:https://careers.upstate.edu/jobs/dental-assistant-syracuse-new-york-united-states-588c9611-c9e6-4e26-98e3-9ae212145627