Expanded Function Dental Assistant (EFDA)
1401 Steffen Avenue Cincinnati, OH 45215
Are you a professional who is recognized for your exceptional customer service and teamwork? Would you love the opportunity to work a consistent full-time schedule, with benefits, while making a difference serving an at-risk population? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!
The HealthCare Connection is a non-profit provider of primary health and basic dental services for the underserved, uninsured and underinsured of Northern Hamilton County. We are the first federally qualified health center (FQHC) in the state of Ohio and one of the earliest established in the entire United States. Today, we remain a leader in providing affordable, quality care to all ages and cultures.
As the Expanded Function Dental Assistant (EFDA), you will provide advanced remediable intra-oral dental tasks/procedures during examination and treatment of patients.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Perform direct, four-handed assistance to dentist or dental hygienist during dental treatment
Record examination findings and treatment on patients’ charts
Expose, process, and mount dental radiographs
Pour and trim study models; manipulate various types of impression materials
Keep dental operatories clean, sanitary and organized
Sterilize instruments and maintain instruments and treatment trays
Perform routine tasks related to daily/weekly maintenance of equipment
Assist with clinic inventory, and ensure that laboratory work has been returned
Place restorative materials including amalgam, and non-metallic restorations.
Fabricate and place temporary crown and bridge restorations
Place dental sealants
Placement of medicaments
High school graduate or GED
Radiographer’ s License
Certified Dental Assistant
State Board EFDA Certification
2-3 years previous experience preferred
Come join our team! Submit your resume and salary requirements today.
Employer is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace. Please, no phone calls or third party candidates.