Sunday , August 14 2022

Netcare Careers – Dental Assistant

Website Netcare

Job Description:

The Dental Assistant is responsible to assist the Dentists in various capacities ranging from clinical assistance, dental-related administration as well as patient interaction across a wide spectrum.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with medical schemes and patients regarding available limits and patient liable amounts pertaining to treatment
  • Assist the Dentist with passing correct instruments and materials/consumables used on patients on request timeously and accurately
  • Develop X-rays, if not using digital X-rays and load X-ray Digital Imaging plates for scanning where applicable
  • Mix materials with spatula as required
  • Conduct suctioning as required
  • Schedule appointments with Specialists and/or Theatre
  • Confirm appointments with the Dentist
  • Keep record of confirmation/cancellations
  • Ensure materials and supplies are packed and accessible
  • Ensure and plan enough stock on hand in terms of materials/consumables to prevent shortages

Job Requirements:

  • Computer Literate
  • Knowledge of medical aids

Qualification & Experience:

  • 2 years’ experience in frontline reception in a clinic/hospital environment
  • ME + experience
  • SAP experience

Job Details:

Company: Netcare

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Rustenburg, North West, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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