Dental Assistant III

Location
Boston, Massachusetts (US)
Posted
06 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
05 Aug 2019
Ref
19001134
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Dental Assistant III

Description

The dental assistant will assist general dentists and specialty dentists chair side. The individual will greet and escort patients. The individual will take radiographs as instructed by the provider. The individual will set up and break down operatories and clean operatory areas after each patient. In addition, the individual will be responsible for sterilization and maintaining equipment and materials in accordance with OSHA, federal and state guidelines.
The individual will also be responsible for stocking all materials needed in the clinic on a daily basis. In addition, the dental assistant will support the front desk operations. The individual will be able to schedule appointments, check in patients, collect and verify patient demographics, retrieve charts, document treatments plans and other tasks in support of office administration

Qualifications

Basic Requirements:
Vocational/Technical training or Associates degree
3-5 Yrs’ Exp in multi-specialty dentistry
Certifications: DA; Radiology
Exhibits knowledge and proficiency with sterile technique and assisting various specialties. Sound knowledge of HIPAA and OSHA compliance in regards to infection control, blood borne pathogens, sterilization and radiology
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Equal Opportunity Employer – minority/females/veterans/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity.