South Dakota
Posted 1 month ago

Duration: Must commit to 6 months this is for 1 year with the possibility of an extension

Specialty:  Dental Assistants (2 needs)
Client:  Indian Health Service

Location: McLaughlin, SD

Dates coverage is needed:  asap – ongoing (min 6 months commitment rqr’d)

Schedule/Shifts Times:  Monday – Friday, 7:45a-4:15p

Patient Volume:  8-10 patients per day average
Patient Ages:  all ages (majority adults)
Support Staff: yes – Dentists, Hygienist, admin
Type of Charting: EMR – Dentrix
Requirements:  1-year Dental Assistant experience (preferred)

Reason for Need: staff shortage
Credentialing Timeframe:  2-3 weeks on average
Additional Info: *** any State License ***

Job Duties:

  • Answering phones and scheduling appointments
  • Updating and maintaining patient dental records
  • Overseeing patient check-in procedures
  • Coding and preparing insurance forms.
  • Scheduling referral and testing appointments
  • General office administration
  • Showing patients to their exam rooms
  • Preparing patients for procedures and/or surgeries
  • Assisting with procedures such as fillings, crowns, and extractions
  • Making dental impressions
  • Sterilizing dental tools and equipment
  • Post-procedure clean-up

Generally chairside assisting of dentists and hygienists

Pay Rate Details Below:

The 2 packages that we can offer are:

Option #1:
This was the original offer.

$20.20/hr pay +$4.80/hr Health & Wellness benefits (total of $25/hr).

DAX will arrange and pay for round trip travel, lodging (hotel or Airbnb), rental car and $50 per workday for per diem. 

Earning 1 hour of PTO for every 30 hours of work. You would also receive all Federal Holidays paid time off.

Option #2:

$25/hr (20.20 +4.80) for all hours worked $25/hr per diem for all hours worked
DAX pays ONLY for the rental car, provider is responsible for lodging expenses & round-trip travel.

ONLY if you meet ALL the requirements above and you would like to expedite the process, please start by texting me this way we can schedule a call

Or if you have questions regarding the opportunity, please text me a day and time you are available in order for me to prescreen you ensuring you meet the qualifications.


Danielle Galvan (407) 574-2143

***Our team can conduct a screening on the same DAY you apply AND if you commit to the position we can submit your profile to the facility on the same DAY as well!

We can send your information to the facility for approval and receive a response within 24-72 hours, allowing the facility to conduct an official interview the following week. (Sometimes, if your experience is so outstanding, and can speak for itself, the relationship we hold with the client allows them to trust us to sumbit and qualified candidate and bypass the interview)…

(If you meet all the requirements of course)

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