Registered Dental Hygienist
Description:Now is the time to join Mount Vernon Modern Dentistry 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:Up to $5,000 Sign-On BonusResponsibilitiesActively participate in the Perfect Patient ExperienceA$ cents A cents € zA' cents 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, (eg, OSHA, WC, Dental Board, HIPAA, ADA, FEHA, DOL, HR policies and practices)QualificationsDegree 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 (eg, Masters) for Hygiene from an accredited college or technical school; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferredBenefitsMedical, dental and vision insurancePaid time offTuition ReimbursementChild care assistance401KPacific 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.