Premier Community Healthcare
  • 11-Jun-2021 to Until Filled (EST)
  • Dental
  • Brooksville, FL, USA
  • Full Time

Excellent Benefits


Dental Hygienist

SUMMARY: Work under the supervision of licensed dentists. Perform basic dental care tasks, mostly focused on keeping patients' teeth and gums clean.


PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITES:

  1. Graduate of an approved accredited dental hygiene school
  2. Current Local Anesthesia Certification
  3. Dental Practitioner with current Florida license.
  4. Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
  5. Basic understanding of dental/medical terminology and documentation.
  6. Minimum three (3) years experience.
  7. Ability to use basic mathematical skills.
  8. Able to perform repetitive tasks.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: includes the following, other duties may be assigned.


  • Routine checkup and screening.
    • Review patient's oral health history.
    • Remove plaque and polish patient's teeth.
    • Teach appropriate brushing and flossing techniques.
    • X-Ray teeth and develop film for dentist's analysis
  • Multitude of instrument usage under supervision of dentist.
    • Clean gingivitis, plaque and tartar from teeth.
    • Apply fluoride.
    • Pre-assess and chart suspected findings in the oral cavity.
    • Record procedures performed in the patient electronic record.
  • Instrument care and maintenance.
    • Prepare trays with the proper instruments for specified procedures.
    • Clean and sterilize instruments.
    • Maintain equipment and operatory in a clean and orderly state.
  • Ensure patient confidentiality and EMR security at all times.
    • Maintain patient information within HIPAA guidelines.
  • Keep other care team members informed when situations occur that disrupts timely patient flow through site.
  • Consistently participates in and actively adheres to patient care expectations to attain clinical goals set forth in the PCHG Health Care Plans and the Quality Improvement / Quality Assurance (QI/QA)

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