Dental Assistant II - Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine - (21001061)
Clinical Affairs supports clinical and educational efforts within the Dental School. Clinical Affairs staff provides courteous, professional, and effective support services and we are committed to providing patients, students, and faculty with information, guidance, and quality service to contribute to a successful dental clinic experience.
The dental assistant will assist general dentists and specialty dentist's chair side. The individual will greet and escort patients. 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.
1-3 years of related experience required.
Vocational/ Technical training or Associates degree.
Certified in radiology, Licensed MA Dental Assistant.
Experience with patient care system.
Ability to lift 30 lbs.
Certified in Dental Assisting.
Excellent communication and organizational skills.
Warm and caring personality needed in dealing with patients.
A team player and willing to participate in a fast-paced and changing environment.
Familiarity with clinical care, institution or university experience.
Should demonstrate willingness to articulate creative and innovative ideas for improving daily clinical activities, and laboratory procedures.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Boston
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Feb 1, 2021, 3:28:19 PM
Internal Number: 21001061
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