Registered Dental Hygienist

Location
Pasadena
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 21, 2021
Closes
Jan 13, 2022
Position
Dental Hygienist
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Type
Part Time


Overview

Responsibilities • Actively participate in the Perfect Patient Experience™ by striving to keep your patients focused on optimal treatment while attending to their individual concerns and promoting the good qualities of your doctor • Remove deposits and strains from teeth by scaling and root planning. • Select and use appropriate fluoride treatments and polish tooth restorations • Assist in the prevention and control of dental caries (decay) and gum disease. • Obtain and review dental history and/or records from patient (review patient health history and care slips). Ensure that the health history is updated for all returning patients • Educate patients regarding the importance of oral hygiene, as well as instruction and demonstration of effective oral hygiene methods • Maintain strict compliance with State, Federal, and other regulations, (e.g., OSHA, WC, Dental Board, HIPAA, ADA, FEHA, DOL, HR policies and practices) Qualifications • 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 • Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements • Advanced degree (e.g., Masters) for Hygiene from an accredited college or technical school; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred Benefits • Medical, dental and vision insurance • Paid time off • Tuition Reimbursement • Child care assistance • 401K Pacific Dental Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are united in our mission to create healthier and happier team members.

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