Oral Health Officer Jobs, Medical Jobs 2020, Caremax Health Jobs

Position: COHO – (Community Oral Health Officer)

Location: Nairobi

Job description

Caremax Health is a US-Diaspora Health Initiative and your one-stop-shop out-patient facility that offers a wide range of services to meet clients’ needs in a holistic manner. Caremax Health with two locations, Gateway Mall, along Mombasa Rd & Juja Mall along Thika Rd. We are seeking to recruit capable, motivated and resolute professional to fill the following positions. Dental Assistants works under the supervision of a licensed dentist(s) at Caremax to provide quality oral health services.

Responsibilities

  • Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and
  • Screening patients, reviewing a patient’s oral health history and teaching appropriate brushing and flossing techniques. In addition, welcoming, comforting, and draping
  • Perform oral examination and charting, cleaning of teeth and
  • Perform simple extractions, place fissure sealants, apply topical fluorides and temporary
  • Use dental X-ray machines to take dental radiographs and develop the film for the dentist’s
  • 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
  • Maintain a record of day-to-day activities of the dental unit and prepare regular reports as
  • Inventory management of equipment and supplies at the dental This includes preparing orders as needed to avoid stock outs.

Qualifications

  • Diploma in Community oral health/Dentistry or equivalent from a reputable
  • Current practicing
  • At least 2 years of relevant clinical
  • Good verbal communication skills – a good

How to Apply:

If you are interested and meet the requirements, apply before the close of business on 30th March 2020

Interested candidates should send a copy of CV with three referees of who two (2) should be professional to

[email protected], quoting the job title. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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