Dental Officer Job at Ruaraka Uhai Neema Hospital

Ruaraka Uhai Neema Hospital

Dental Officer / Community Oral Health Officer

Responsibilities

  • Screening patients, reviewing a patient’s oral health history and offering appropriate brushing and flossing techniques.
  • Perform oral examination and charting, cleaning of teeth and polishing.
  • Perform simple extractions, place fissure sealants and apply topical fluorides and temporary fillings.
  • Use dental X-ray machines to take dental radiographs and develop the film for the dentist’s analysis.
  • Review pre-operative settings and make sure that the dentist has what is required to carry out dental procedures; i.e. provide necessary help to the dentist, including mixing materials, trimming, and polishing dental casts.
  • Implements and adheres to infection prevention protocols including autoclaving instruments after use, cleaning the dental procedures’ space and storage of the clean.
  • Maintain a record of day-to-day activities of the dental unit and prepare regular reports as needed.
  • Inventory management of equipment and supplies at the dental unit. This includes preparing orders as needed to avoid stock outs.

Qualifications

  • Diploma in Community Oral Health from a reputable institution.
  • Current practicing certificate.

Applications to reach by 14th December 2020 to hr@runeemahospital.org


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Updated: December 5, 2020 — 2:19 am