Children's Hospital Boston Oral Surgery Assistant - CDA required in Boston, Massachusetts
70985BRJob Posting Title:Oral Surgery Assistant - CDA requiredDepartment:Plastic SurgeryAutoReqId:70985BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Job Posting Category:ClinicalJob Posting Description: This position will support our Boston and Waltham Clinics. Schedule: (4) 10-hour shifts, Monday-Friday.
The Oral Surgery Assistant is responsible for:
Provides technical assistance and support for Dentists/Surgeons during Plastic & Oral Surgery examinations and procedures.
Under regular supervision and following established procedures and instructions, provides basic direct care to patients. Prepares patients and instruments and treatment materials for procedures.
Obtains, measures, and records vital signs.
Obtains radiographic images and dental impressions.
Assists clinician during examinations including passing instruments and materials, placing topical gel and/or anesthetic cream; may remove sutures.
After procedure, provides patients/parents with general information and instruction.
Cleans and sterilizes room and equipment.
The Oral Surgery Assistant must have:
Current Radiology Certification through the Massachusetts Dental Society.
Basic CPR Certification.
Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) by the Dental Assistant National Board (DANB) required.
Current DAANCE certification (Dental Anesthesia Assistant by the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and by the Massachusetts Dental Society as a Dental Assistant.
HS diploma/GED and Basic Tech training
3 months experience
Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits including flexible schedules, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, child care and student loan subsidies, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition and certain License and Certification Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes. Experience the benefits of passion and teamwork.
Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular Remote Eligibility :Onsite Only