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Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 9:29 PM

Job Description
JOB TITLE: Surgical
Assistant/Marketing Director
SCHEDULE: Monday 9:3, Tuesday:Thursday 8:5, Overtime may be required and assistant should expect to stay until job is complete for the day and setup for the following day. Some additional days may be available and occasionally required, sometimes at an out of office location. Advanced notice will be given. This position is considered Full Time and requires a minimum of 30 hours/week.
The Surgical
Assistant/Marketing Director position has two distinct roles as a Surgical Assistant when required for patient care, and as Marketing Director when not required for patient care. As Marketing Director, the overall responsibility is to maintain and grow relationships with referring offices to continually improve referral relations, influx of new patients, and quality of referrals. Constant tracking of referral sources for new patients and developing outreach programs based on these trends is a key element of this position.
As Surgical Assistant, it is required to work cohesively with all office personnel, particularly the Lead Surgical Assistant on clinically:related tasks to ensure seamless delivery of patient care to meet daily production goals. This includes preparing for treatment delivery, maintenance of patient records,back:office organization, sterilization, overall maintenance of equipment. All team members must also work cohesively and efficiently with other employees to attain practice goals.
As Marketing Director:
* Consistently increase new patient referrals
* Serve as the physical face of the practice to the dental community
* Strengthen relationships with our current referring offices
* Physically visit referring offices quarterly, and more often as needed
* Check in with referring offices regularly to ensure excellent customer service and strengthen relationships
* Get to know key staff members by name. Introduce self as their point of contact for any issues or concerns that may arise; serve as concierge to our office.
* Identify offices to be notified of upcoming events, send holiday cards, etc.
* Build rapport with potential new offices:this may include lunch and learn programs for referring offices or one:on:one training for referral office staff to improve the number and quality of referrals as well as overall relationship with office
* Make the practice and our services well known and well thought of in the community
* Track referral sources each week and monitor referring trends
* Target marketing based on flat or falling trends
As Surgical Assistant:
* Prepare patient, sterilize and disinfect instruments, set up instrument trays, prepare materials and treatment rooms for delivery of patient care, and assist dentist during dental procedures.
* Acquire dental diagnostic x:rays, including periapical, bitewing, panoramic and conebeam volumetric CT (CBVCT).
* Document dental care services and conversations with patients regarding the delivery of patient care, by charting in patient records.
* Ensure patient prescriptions are received by pharmacy prior to date of surgery
* Provide postoperative instructions prescribed by dentist and ensure post:operative phone calls are made to patients in a timely manner
* Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials on instruments and in the patients mouth.
* Educates patients by giving oral hygiene, plaque control, and postoperative instructions.
* Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with established procedures, rules, and regulations.
* Maintain All OSHA standards, MSDS logs, sharps and hazardous waste removal logs, and other regulatory compliance matters as related to delivery of patient care.
* Helps dentist manage dental and medical emergencies by maintaining CPR certification, emergency drug and oxygen supply, and emergency telephone directory.
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• Location: San Diego

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