Dental Assistant, Expanded Functions


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Springdale, AR

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Walmart Heath is hiring!

Walmart, the Fortune #1 Company and the Nation’s largest private employer, is helping people save money and live better and healthier lives. Walmart strives to be a center of well-being in the communities we serve, and we have a unique opportunity to provide access to affordable healthcare to millions of people. We need passionate healthcare professionals to help us achieve our mission.

What you'll do... Assist dental providers in delivering care to patients; perform chair-side procedures according to applicable scope-of-practice laws and regulations (for example, restorative, crown and bridge, extractions, root canal therapy, and orthodontics), perform lab procedures (for example, taking impressions, creating and trimming models, in-office milling, temporary crown fabrication, denture and partial denture polishing), and take diagnostic patient x-rays.

• Prepares exam rooms by cleaning and preparing operatory per OSHA and CDC guidelines

• Updates and maintains patient dental records

• Leads and participates in teams by using and sharing resources, information, and tools; determining customer needs and business priorities

• Develops, communicates, and implements processes and practices to meet business needs by collaborating with managers

• Demonstrates, promotes, and supports compliance with company policies, procedures, and standards of ethics and integrity

Lives our Values

Culture Champion

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Completion of accredited training program or national DANB Certified Dental Assistant [CDA]
  • Current BLS
  • 2 years of experience as Dental Assistant
  • Current Expanded Function Certification

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to perform basic computer functions.
  • Exercise knowledge of dental instruments and terminology.


Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Primary Location...

4870 ELM SPRINGS ROAD, SPRINGDALE, AR 72762-0000, United States of America