This Position is for Two Full Days - which days those are is negotiable, we are looking for the right hygienist first and foremost! Resume Attachment is Required.
Duties/Responsibilities of the Dental Hygienist:
Removing calculus and plaque (hard and soft deposits) from all surfaces of the teeth
Patient screening procedures, such as assessment of oral health conditions, review of the health history, oral cancer screening, head, and neck inspection, & dental charting.
Taking and developing dental radiographs (x-rays)
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
Maintain strict compliance with State, Federal, and other regulations, (e.g., OSHA, Dental Board, HIPAA, ADA, FEHA, DOL, HR policies and practices)
Required Skills & Qualifications
People-oriented: enjoys interacting with people and leaves a lasting positive impact on our patients.
Detail Oriented: follows specific rules and protocols (such as infection control procedures) and are relied on to complete all expected routine tasks in a timely manner.
A Proactive Attitude: have the focus and determination to explore a problem or issue fully so it is resolved accurately.
Passion: You have a love for dentistry and take pride in the knowledge that you make a tremendous difference to patients’ health.
Education and Experience:
Degree or certification for Hygiene from an accredited college or technical school; or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to meet state licensure requirements.
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry.
Prolonged periods of standing, leaning and bending.
Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.
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About Supra-Gingival Dentistry
Thank you so much for your interest in Supra-Gingival Dentistry! We are proud to be a highly ethical and reputable dental practice in Studio City Please visit our website to learn more about our practice: https://www.drruiz.com/