Job Description

Dental Hygienist

Job purpose

Provides preventative dental care to children and adults and assists in planning dental treatment.

Duties and responsibilities

  • To provide education to patients and their families regarding proper oral hygiene.
  • To provide direct preventative dental oral health care to both children and adults.
  • To arrest dental decay by applying fluorides and other cavity- preventing agents, with oversight from supervising dentist.
  • To maintain instrumentation for dental hygiene treatment by sharpening and sterilizing instruments as required.
  • To adhere to all prescribed policies and procedures of the organization pertaining to, but not limited to: OHSA and HIPPA compliance.
  • To work with the Dental Director on operational tasks, as well as quality improvement initiatives.
  • To complete other tasks and duties as assigned by the Dental Director and/or the Executive Management Team.
  • To maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks and participating in professional societies, as desired or by request of Dental Director.
  • To complete all required organizational trainings in a timely fashion.

How to Apply

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Fair Haven Community Health Care New Haven