Company: ELITE DENTAL PARTNERS L
Posted on: January 19, 2023
Are you ready to take your career to the next level of success?
We are actively seeking a passionate and motivated Dental Hygienist
to join our rapidly growing dental practice. This exciting
opportunity calls for a dynamic hygienist who is motivated and
committed to providing quality care.
At Elite Dental Partners, our Clinical Teams live and operate by
our shared values of:
And for our full-time hygienists, we have an attractive benefit
package that includes:
Competitive Compensation Plan
Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
PTO (also available to part-time employees working more than 20
Internal CE offerings (also available to part-time hygienists)
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
The dentist and the dental hygienist work together to meet the oral
health needs of patients. Since each state has its own specific
regulations regarding their responsibilities, the range of services
performed by hygienists varies from state to state. Some of the
services provided by dental hygienists may include:
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
Capturing quality dental radiographs (x-rays)
Ensure patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental
Educating patient's on 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
Making impressions of patients' teeth for study casts (models of
teeth used by dentists to evaluate patient treatment needs)
Follows through with oral hygiene procedures in accordance with
treatment plans prescribed by the attending Dentist
Assists with or institutes emergency measures for sudden adverse
developments during treatment of patients.
Carryout infection control protocol- preparing and sterilizing
instruments and equipment
Enthusiastic communication with patients and suppliers (e.g.,
scheduling appointments, answering the telephone, billing and
ordering supplies as directed by Office Manager)
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Associates or two (2) year degree required
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required
X-Ray Certification where state regulations specify
Prior Experience with a dental management software - Dentrix
Excellent interpersonal skills
Must be open to new ideas or change
Ability to work independently or in teams
Proven dedication to provide high quality, comprehensive chairside
Ability to comply with safety procedures, rules, and regulations in
order to maintain a
clean and safe working environment
Strong working knowledge of dental terminology, equipment, and
General Office Activities as Required
Good manual dexterity
Bend or twist their body.
Sit/Stand for long periods of time
The above statements are intended to provide a general overview and
level of work being performed by most people assigned to this job.
They are not intended to be a list of all responsibilities, duties
and requirements. Additional duties can be assigned as determined.
Elite Dental Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We support
a diverse workforce.
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