The following job duties are expected to be performed:
a) Conduct patient screening and oral health assessments, including taking vital signs and documenting patient medical and health history
b) Take dental impressions
c) Take and develop X-rays – HARP Certified
d) Perform preventative dental procedures such as teeth cleaning, scaling, gum stimulation and fluoride and sealant applications
e) Provide oral care instructions such as oral hygiene procedures, strategies to maintain and improve oral health and on the impact of nutrition on oral health
f) Consult with dentists on patient care
May perform restorative and orthodontic procedures under the direction of a dentist
g) May supervise dental assistants in their health care functions
h) May participate in community- or school-based oral health initiatives such as oral screening.
i) May supervise and execute inventory management of dental materials and supplies.
j) Work with Dentists & Front Desk personal to schedule recall exams during patient sessions.
1) Certified Dental Hygienist by the ODAA
2) HARP Certified
3) Spanish speaking
How to Apply
Candidates send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org