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Registered Dental Hygienist

Pacific Dental Services
Kansas City MO
Job Type: Full Time
Posting Date: 8/31/2020

Description

Now is the time to join Parkville Modern Dentistry and Orthodontics. You will have opportunities to learn new skills from our team of experienced professionals. If you're ready to take your career to the next level and gain valuable experience, apply today!

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 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.