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Career Opportunities – Regina, SK

Associate Dentist

At Smiles First Corporation we believe a great practice starts with great practitioners. We strive to provide excellent dental care in a comfortable and relaxing setting.

We are currently accepting applications for an Associate Dentist.

Key Competencies

Treatment:

  • Primarily responsible for patients’ clinical care, including delivering treatment based on diagnosis to achieve optimal patient care
  • Fully diagnose and communicate treatment options to patients
  • Ensure diagnosis and treatment planning occurs at the highest level and is documented in records
  • Motivate and educate patients to achieve optimal oral health

 

Patient Relationships:

  • Welcomes patients politely and by name
  • Establishes life-long patient relationships, ensuring retention and loyalty
  • Demonstrate active listening and empathy to patients using effective communication skills
  • Advocating receipt of new patients to the practice through referrals and marketing initiatives
  • Place patient care calls to those who have had intensive and/or difficult treatment

 

Teamwork:

  • Act as a role model for the entire team on clinical and patient care
  • Bridge the clinical and administrative functions in order for the whole team to be cohesive and united
  • Partner with Practice Manager and all others in the practice to build and maintain trust and positive team relationships
  • Collaborate with Treatment Coordinators to create treatment plans for every patient, diagnosing and presenting options in detail
  • Attends and actively participates in team meetings
  • Regularly presents process improvements to the Practice and seeks opportunities to make extra contributions to the overall benefit of the Practice
  • Maintains composure under pressure during times of change

 

Benefits: You have the option to opt-in to our benefit program for single or family coverage.

Hygienist

At Smiles First Corporation we believe a great practice starts with great practitioners. We strive to provide excellent dental care in a comfortable and relaxing setting.

We are currently accepting applications for a Hygienist.

Key Competencies

Treatment:

  • Appropriately assesses, plans, implements and evaluates services for patient care
  • Performs all aspects of clinical preventative hygiene services including scaling, root planning, polishing, topical fluoride, pit and fissure sealants and whitening to patients
  • Serve as an oral health educator by introducing new preventative techniques and counselling
  • Serve as health promoters enabling people to increase control over their oral health
  • Conduct dental radiographs for the purpose of dental hygiene diagnosis
  • Identify potential oral health opportunities and provide appropriate clinical feedback for dentist
  • Gathers and reviews patient charts at each patient visit, updating any necessary information
  • Maintains practice equipment and instruments, cleans hygiene room daily
  • Applies principles of infection control and ensures safe working conditions

 

Patient Relationships:

  • Providing consistent patient experience during hygiene visit
  • Establishes strong patient relationships while maintaining ethical professional behaviour
  • Establish and retain patient loyalty by delivering a tailored experience based on the patients’ expectations
  • Demonstrate active listening and empathy to patients using effective communication skills
  • Promotes comprehensive dentistry and active maintenance

 

Teamwork:

  • Attends and actively participates in team meetings
  • Contributes to the team by working together is a cohesive unit
  • Actively and willingly offers assistance to other team members without being asked
  • Maintains composure under pressure during times of change
  • Detailed understanding of Practice Health and Safety requirements

 

Benefits: You have the option to opt-in to our benefit program for single or family coverage.

Dental Assistant

At Smiles First Corporation we believe a great practice starts with great practitioners. We strive to provide excellent dental care in a comfortable and relaxing setting.

We are currently accepting applications for a Dental Assistant.

Key Competencies

Treatment:

  • All clinical chairside assisting duties including correct usage of suction, passing instruments and materials mixing techniques, and knowledge of instrumentation
  • Taking impressions, polishing, placement and removal of rubber dams, application of topical materials, pit and fissure sealants and other clinical duties
  • Possesses knowledge and skills in advanced chairside assisting such as implants, oral surgery
  • Takes, develops, mounts, labels and files patients’ x-rays adequately and accurately
  • Serve as an infection control officer, prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment

 

Patient Relationships:

  • Establishes strong patient relationships while maintaining ethical professional behaviour
  • Deliver optima l levels of continuity between patient and service provider
  • Anticipates patient needs through chart review and observation, making patients feel comfortable
  • Demonstrate active listening and empathy to patients using effective communication skills
  • Promotes comprehensive dentistry and active maintenance

 

Teamwork:

  • Cleans and prepares treatment room in accordance with infection control and practice protocols for each patient
  • Process contaminated instruments and equipment
  • Maintains appropriate levels of supplies in treatment room, restocking supplies
  • Attends and actively participates in team meetings
  • Contributes to the team by working together as a cohesive unit
  • Establishes level of comfort and trust with service provider
  • Actively and willingly offers assistance to other team members without being asked
  • Regularly presents process improvements to the Practice and seeks opportunities to make extra contributions to the overall benefit of the Practice
  • Maintains composure under pressure during times of change
  • Detailed understanding of practice health and safety requirements
  • Performing front office duties as required, such as answering phones, booking appointments, billing and ordering supplies

 

Benefits: You have the option to opt-in to our benefit program for single or family coverage.

Locum Associate

At Smiles First Corporation we believe a great practice starts with great practitioners. We strive to provide excellent dental care in a comfortable and relaxing setting.

You will enjoy working with us if you want to:

  • Be part of a large family of practices
  • Travel throughout Canada
  • Give back to your community by providing dental care to families within the area
  • Be involved in an interactive and out-going environment surrounded by colleagues who are passionate in dentistry
  • A passion to educate patients of all ages on oral health
  • Providing leadership and direction to dental staff in all areas of patient treatment
  • Provide dental services such as; examinations, restoratives, emergencies, extractions root canals, etc.

 

Compensation: Standard – Draw  

Benefits: You have the option to opt-in to our benefit program for single or family coverage.

Dental Administrator

At Smiles First Corporation we believe a great practice starts with great practitioners. We strive to provide excellent dental care in a comfortable and relaxing setting.

We are currently accepting applications for a Dental Administrator.

Key Competencies

Front Office:

  • Be the first and last positive impression for the patient
  • Ensure that each patient visit runs as smoothly as possible, and patient leaves treatment room ready for payment with their next appointment in hand
  • Responsible for optimizing the appointment schedule by ensuring the day is full, with limited gaps
  • Manages patient calls and inquiries with a smile about appointments, confirmations and amendments
  • Manages potential cancellations and overcomes objections to motivate patient to keep appointment
  • Bill patients as they come out of the treatment room, take payment, send claim form to insurance, respond to all fee inquiries in a positive manner
  • Effectively manage recall system and accurately maintain patient database
  • Process referral letters and other patient correspondence upon receipt from provider
  • Manage and file all patient records and charts
  • Accurately coordinates lab cases
  • Keep reception and waiting room tidy and reading materials are neat and up to date

 

Patient Relationships:

  • Establish genuine rapport with patients, welcoming patients politely and by name
  • Establishes life-long patient relationships, ensuring retention and loyalty
  • Demonstrate active listening and empathy to patients using effective communication skills
  • Responsible for the entire patient experience

 

Teamwork:

  • Attends and actively participates in team meetings
  • Contributes to the team by working together as a cohesive unit
  • Actively and willingly offers assistance to other team members without being asked
  • Regularly presents process improvements to the Practice and seeks opportunities to make extra contributions to the overall benefit of the Practice
  • Maintains composure under pressure during times of change

 

Benefits: You have the option to opt-in to our benefit program for single or family coverage.

Practice Lead

At Smiles First Corporation we believe a great practice starts with great practitioners. We strive to provide excellent dental care in a comfortable and relaxing setting.

We are currently accepting applications for a Practice Lead.

Key Competencies

World-Class Service:

  • Leads by example on work ethic, ownership, customer service, patient care and performance
  • Delivers and coaches team to provide outstanding patient service

 

Leadership & Team Collaboration:

  • Collaborate with Director of Practice Development to ensure alignment of practice targets
  • Encourages and builds team through effective hiring, training and ongoing performance management
  • Establishes and maintains effective communication throughout the practice
  • Is available to all team members for support and guidance
  • Coaches and directs service providers and team members to achieve targets
  • Co-ordinates and hosts daily team meetings and promotes team education
  • Maintains composure under pressure during times of change

 

Results:

  • Optimize financial performance through delivery of top line revenue, cost center management and EBITDA targets
  • Drives new patient flow through implementation of internal and external Practice marketing
  • Actively seeks out opportunities to improve practice performance and growth

 

Administration:

  • Ensure optimal utilization of Support Centre services
  • Ensure effective provider, team and patient scheduling
  • Accountable for all patient financial arrangements/payment plans
  • Manage and analyze daily staffing costs and payroll administration
  • Completes all daily banking
  • Oversee accounts payable process
  • Carries out proper HR functions including hiring, terminations, employee relations, performance reviews and health and safety compliance
  • Proficiency in the use of dental software systems and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge in Provincial and Federal Health and Safety Regulations and ensure all team members are trained and familiar for safe practice

 

Benefits: You have the option to opt-in to our benefit program for single or family coverage.

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