Dental Officer Job at Masii Medical Centre, Kenya

Masii Medical Centre is a Premier Healthcare provider in Masii sub county, Machakos County.

Through the combined efforts of the excellent team of medical staff from various specialized fields, the medical Centre endeavors to offer quality health services to the community.

The Centre has become a model in diagnostic and patient management where advanced quality services are made available to the community.

The Centre seek to recruit the following:

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 / Dental Technology from a reputable institution.
  • Current practicing certificate.

How to Apply

Applications to reach by 10th February 2021 to masii.medical@gmail.com


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Updated: February 5, 2021 — 12:20 pm