Supports dental care delivery by preparing treatment room, patient, instruments, and materials; passing instruments and materials; performing procedures in compliance with the dental practice act.
Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols.
Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping patient.
Provides instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area; positioning instruments for dentist’s access; suctioning; passing instruments.
Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials on instruments and in the patient’s mouth.
Maintains patient appearance and ability to masticate by fabricating temporary restorations; cleaning and polishing removable appliances.
Documents dental care services by charting in patient records.
Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential.
Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
Ensures operation of dental equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer’s instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques.
Maintains dental supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies.
Conserves dental resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Continuously adhere to Al Noor Hospital Dress Code and Grooming Policy for medical professionals.
Effectively follow the Department and Hospital Policies & Procedures and Quality Standards.
Actively participate in other relevant activities as advised by Head of the Department/Medical Director.
Consistently adhere to Department’s duty schedule and on-call schedule.
Adhere to the organizations code of ethics and by-laws
Respect and implement patient and family rights.
Adhere to Infection Control and Health and Safety measures.
Be actively involved in the quality improvement activities within the Department.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Good command of written and spoken English language; knowledge of Arabic is preferred.
Able to effectively work under pressure.
Able to relate to people from different cultural backgrounds.