Registered Dental Hygienist

  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Contact: Lessette Libo-on
  • Client: Medical Recruitment Strategies
  • Location: Pottstown, United States of America
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Expiry Date: 03 July 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH367472_1649080647
  • Contact Email: lliboon@medicalrecruitmentstrategies.com


Schedule: Full-Time, Mon-Fri and 1 Sat/month
Job Responsibilities

  • Patient screening procedures, such as assessment of oral health conditions, review of the health history, oral cancer screening, head and neck inspection, dental charting and taking blood pressure and pulse
  • Removing calculus and plaque (hard and soft deposits) from all surfaces of the teeth
  • Applying preventive materials to the teeth (e.g., sealants and fluorides)
  • Teaching patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health; (e.g., tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling)
  • Counseling patients about good nutrition and its impact on oral health
  • Making impressions of patient's teeth for study casts (models of teeth used by dentists to evaluate patient treatment needs)
  • Other duties as assigned


Qualifications

  • Associate or advanced degree in Dental Hygiene
  • State certification/license as required to work as a Dental Hygienist in PA
  • One year or more of relevant experience in the dental industry preferred; but open to no experience for the right candidate.
  • Possess a strong commitment to patient care, patient health and quality work.


Benefits for Full-Time Employees

  • PTO
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • 401(k) Eligibility