Dental Hygienist

at  Prestige Dental Placements

Croton-on-Hudson, New York, USA - 00000

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Immediate03 Mar, 2020USD 45 Hourly03 Nov, 20191 year(s) or abovePeriodontal Disease,Dental Equipment,SignsNoNo
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Description:

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

We are currently accepting applications for hygienists to join us on TUESDAYS only!
Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of patients. Candidates must be enthusiastic about their dental work, and willing to provide the highest level of care at all times. We offer a competitive salary, free continuing education program and a flexible work schedule.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be a Registered Dental Hygienist
  • Active CPR Certification
  • Ability to prepare dental equipment and instruments
  • Excellent working knowledge of overall dentistry and dental hygiene procedures, dental patient screening and medical history documentation

Responsibilities:

As a Dental Hygienist, you will clean teeth and examine patient oral areas, head and neck for signs of oral disease. You will also record and review patient medical histories. Additional responsibilities and requirements of the Dental Hygienist include:

  • Evaluates overall oral health, examining oral cavity for signs of periodontal disease or possible cancers, including sores, recessed & bleeding gums, and oral lesions
  • Documents dental history or chief complaint; records and reports pertinent observations and patient reactions to dental staff, as appropriate; documents lab procedures and ensures follow up on results
  • Follows through with oral hygiene procedures in accordance with treatment plans prescribed by the attending Dentist. Procedures may include: Prophylaxis, Periodontal Scaling, Root Planing, Debridement, Application of Fluoride Treatments, and Application of Protective Sealants
  • Assists with or institutes emergency measures for sudden adverse developments during treatment of patients


REQUIREMENT SUMMARY

Min:1.0Max:6.0 year(s)

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Croton-on-Hudson, NY, USA