Self-care Tips for the Dental Professional

Being a dental assistant, hygienist or dentist can be both mentally and physically tough.   I know I don’t need to tell you but…   Hunching over patients for hours makes your back ache. Holding tiny instruments for hours makes your wrist, hands, and fingers ache. Looking at tiny...

How to Dental Temp like a Pro!

  Dental Professionals are starting to have successful careers as full-time dental temps. And understandably so! Being a dental temp is giving dental assistants and hygienists the flexibility and freedom to work on demand, enjoy their lifestyle and earn extra cash! We don’t have time on this...

How to improve the attendance of your dental employees

In one of the various dental groups I follow on Facebook, a very good question came up. Karla asked “It seems every single day we have 1 or 2 dental assistants call out for various reasons… sickness, sick kids, doctor appts, lack of sleep, etc…  How do we enforce our attendance policy without...

HOW TO PAY YOUR DENTAL TEMPS

This post is meant to give you some insight and resources on how to pay your Dental Temps. With all the confusion out there on how temporary Dental Assistants, Dental Hygienists, and Front Office staff should be paid, we reached out to the California Labor Board for some answers. Here is a...

Lesson 4: Accept Temp Work

Lesson 4: Temp Request This easy lesson walks you through how to Accept or Decline a Temp Request! What's included: Viewing Temp Request How to Graciously Accept How to Respectfully Decline Did you know? On DirectDental, Dental Offices can request you DIRECTLY for jobs!  Step 1 When you receive...

Lesson 3: Your Temp Schedule

Lesson 3: Your Temp Schedule This easy lesson walks you through how to add your temp availability! What's included: Your Free Temp Calendar  How to Add Availability  Did you know? You can add your availability on your computer and mobile phone!   Step 1   Login and select  "Temp Now"   ...

Lesson 2: Apply for Jobs

Lesson 2: Apply for JobsThis easy lesson walks you through how to apply for jobs instantly!What's included: Earn More Pay Work a Better Schedule Find Jobs Closer to Home Did you know? You can apply to jobs instantly with your profile! Step 1  Browse Jobs Step 2 Choose Your Job(s)   Step 3 Send...

Lesson 1: Complete Your Professional Profile

Lesson 1: Complete Your ProfileThis easy lesson walks you through how to complete your profile in minutes!What's included: Adding My Availability Setting My Pay Rate Uploading My Photo  And More Good Stuff Did you know? A complete profile increases your number of potential jobs by 56%! Step 1...