Preparing Kids for a Dental Procedure: A Dental Assistant’s Guide

November 20, 2018

The dental office can be a scary place for a kid. The noises, the prodding of teeth, and the dentist’s drill are all things that a kid waiting in the dental office will be wary […]

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5 Job Ideas for Dental Assistants Beyond the Dental Office

November 16, 2018

Dental assistants play a critical role in a dental office. A dental assistant regularly aids the dentist, ensuring that patient care is completed as efficiently and effectively as possible. Dental assistants often work in traditional […]

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How to Stand out in a Dental Assistant Interview

November 14, 2018

Interested in learning more about a dental assistant interview? The best way to look at the dental assistant job interview is to see it as an opportunity to stand out. Everyone will come rehearsed. Chances […]

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How a Medical Office Assistant Can Organize a Disorganized Physician

October 5, 2018

Medical Offices and departments that are organized are more likely to operate efficiently than those who work in chaotic environments. Physicians are incredibly busy people and do not have time to do clerical tasks that […]

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8 Questions to Prepare You for a Dental Assisting Interview

August 30, 2018

Ready to become a dental assistant? Have you graduated from a vocational school’s dental assisting program? If you are ready to interview for a dental assisting position, here are 9 questions you will want to […]

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How Motivational Behavior Skills Work in the Healthcare Sector

August 8, 2018

Motivation can be defined as the basic driving force behind human action. A person’s needs and wants impacts the direction of their behavior. There are four forms of motivation: extrinsic, intrinsic, physiological and achievement. There […]

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7 Questions to Prepare for Before a Medical Assisting Interview

July 12, 2018

Candidates succeed in job interviews when their answers match employer expectations. In a medical assisting interview, employers ask questions that reveal the candidates’ skills and whether they are a fit with the medical facility. Medical […]

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Educating Our Youth Toward Preventive Dentistry

June 29, 2018

Tooth decay is the number one chronic health problem of children, according to the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry. Dental assistants should strive to help our youth develop good dental habits thorough preventive dentistry. The […]

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Regulatory and Advisory Agencies: A Dental Assisting Guide

May 15, 2018

It is important for dental assistants to become familiar with government agencies and dental assisting organizations that regulate and advise the practice of dentistry. Penalties for non-compliance with regulations may include fines, imprisonment, suspension or […]

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What is Blood Made Of? A Medical Assisting Guide

May 4, 2018

Did you know that the average adult body contains up to 6 liters of blood and accounts for approximately 8% of the body’s total weight? Blood is essential to the human body. Blood carries oxygen […]

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