Registered Dental Hygienist; Part Time & Full Time

  • Sector: MRS Dental
  • Contact: Lessette Libo-on
  • Location: Wayland, United States of America
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Expiry Date: 04 July 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH367468_1649182146
  • Contact Email: lliboon@medicalrecruitmentstrategies.com


Schedule: Mon/Wed- 7:30am-5pm, Fri- 7:30am-3pm can add 3 hours for FT
Benefits: PTO and 401k eligibility

Sign on bonus $500
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 patients' 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
  • 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.