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Mobile Dental Assistant at Community Health Center

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Location: Middletown, Connecticut

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Job Description Summary:
Community Health Center, Inc. (CHC) is one of the country's most creative and dynamic providers of primary medical, dental, and behavioral health services, and a leader in practice-based research, health professionals training, and use of innovative technologies to advance health and healthcare. CHC is designated as a federally qualified health center and a patient-centered medical home by HRSA, the Joint Commission, and NCQA, respectively. We deliver more than 500,000 patient visits per year from primary care hubs and community clinics across the state of CT, all connected by technology and common standards for quality. We employ several hundred medical, dental, and behavioral health providers who are engaged in practice, teaching, and research. Our Weitzman Institute is devoted to research and practice transformation and is recognized around the country as one of the premier research institutes focused on improving health care and health outcomes for special and vulnerable populations. In addition, the organization has developed three wholly owned subsidiaries from the original pilot developments within the Weitzman Institute: the National Nurse Practitioner Residency and Fellowship Training Consortium (NNPRFTC), the National Institute for Medical Assistant Advancement, and ConferMed

Job Description:

Job Description:

**Mobile dental assistant opportunity based out of Middletown that entails coverage at school based health centers, must have reliable transportation and be flexible.

This is the opportunity for you if you:

Are committed to providing superior care and service to children, adolescents and families

Would like to make a huge impact in someone's life

Want to work under excellent supervision

Enjoy being a part of an outstanding team of professionals

As a Dental Assistant for Community Health Center, you will:

Possess a strong interest in the community health population

Have a commitment to preventative dental care

Evaluate overall oral health

Work in a friendly, team atmosphere

  • Certification in dental radiology & infection control by DANB - is required
  • Graduation from accredited school of Dental Assisting
  • minimum 2 yrs clinical experience in general dentistry
  • Interest in providing care to diverse patient population
  • Commitment to preventive dental care
  • Knowledge and understanding of dental procedures, terminology, and techniques
  • Bilingual ability preferred

Community Health Center of Middletown

Time Type:
Part time