Support the clinical faculty, dental students, and other clinical support staff in the CDM Clinical Sites. Prepare, dispense, and maintain dental instruments, supplies and equipment.
• Support clinic operations
• Support administrative clinical staff
• Support the educational mission of CDM
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must be a Registered Dental Assistant in the State of California; have a minimum of three years’ experience as a dental assistant; current Basic Life Support.Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to effectively interact with health care professionals, students, and patients. Bilingual ability helpful.Proficient with computers, electronic health record, printers, calculator, fax machine, copy machine operation, electronic mail, video communications programs and telephone operation.
Education: Any combination of education, training, or experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.Experience: Three or more years of experience as an RDA in a clinic, hospital clinic or dental office.Licensure and Certification: Must have current California RDA license and current Basic Life Support certificationMust have a valid driver’s license
Must maintain Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) that satisfies the requirements of the WesternU Vehicle Use Policy
Familiar with Denti-cal regulations
Preference given to those with experience in dental education.
List comments regarding work hours:
Usually M-F 8am-5pm. May have earlier start time..Some evenings and weekends. May require travel to CDM off-site clinics located in Pomona, El Monte and rancho Mirage CA