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Dental Hygienist

  • Post Date: Nov 18, 2017
  • Job Pay Rate: $61,440 to $67,200 / Per Year
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Job Start Date: - n/a -
  • Job Location: Neah Bay
  • Job Reference: Makah_2016
  • Job State: Washington

Indian Health Service

Description

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Duties:         include the following. Because of the Tribe’s commitment to community service and the well-being of its members, each employee may be expected to perform a wide range of office and field duties from time to time. Such duties may or may not be related to their regular responsibilities. Assist in the oral health management of all clinic patients. Obtains baseline oral hygiene assessment data based upon accepted principles of oral hygiene and periodontal care. Records patient-hygienist transactions as they occur in the patient’s dental record so that the dental record accurately and completely reflects the nature of the contact, the condition of the patient and the care or treatment provided. Provides oral health education and appropriate individual counseling for all center dental patients. Provides clinical oral hygiene services including dental prophylaxis, scaling, sealant application and fluoride application consistent with accepted professional practices and standards and in compliance with applicable state law and the center’s clinical protocols. Will also provide local anesthesia as necessary. Integration of appropriate patient dental hygiene care with other health care professionals involved in the patient’s health care management. Organizes and performs preventive oral health presentations at on0site and off-site locations. Assists in the provision of technical assistance and health education in the community as requested. Participates in the PI program of the Dental Department of the center.

Skills

LANGUAGE SKILLS Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. REASONING ABILITY Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

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Additional Information


Education    Post-Graduate

Contact Details

  • Name: IHS Recruiters 
  • Address: 5600 Fishers Lane
  • City: Rockville
  • State: MD
  • Zipcode: 20857
  • Country: US
  • Phone: 3014434242







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