The Dental Assistant is primarily responsible for assisting with oral surgery and other procedures. This includes, but not limited to, preparing patients to be seen in the operator; providing general chair side assistance, infection control, the taking of x-rays, and other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Required Training: Completion of an accredited Certified Dental Assisting (CDA) Program. Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) Certification. CPR Certified. Must be a Registered Dental Assistant with the District of Columbia Professional License Board.
Required Experience: At least six years experience.
Experience working with underserved or homeless populations preferred. * For correctional position-correctional experience- preferred but not required.