Registered Dental Hygienist

Location
Falls Church
Salary
DOE
Posted
Jul 13, 2020
Closes
Sep 22, 2020
Position
Dental Hygienist
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Type
Full Time

Desciption

Pacific Dental Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sex, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, or military status.


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 doctorRemove deposits and strains from teeth by scaling and root planning. Select and use appropriate fluoride treatments and polish tooth restorationsAssist 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 patientsEducate patients regarding the importance of oral hygiene, as well as instruction and demonstration of effective oral hygiene methodsMaintain 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 dentistryValid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirementsAdvanced 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 and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sex, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, or military status.



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