Registered Dental Hygienist


Bizlink Solutions LLC

2021-01-10 06:10:01

Job location Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

Job type: all

Job industry: Healthcare & Medical

Job description

As a Dental Hygienist, you should be reliable and able to build trust with patients of all ages. You should have deep knowledge of relevant health and safety rules and a good eye for oral diseases and anomalies. If you have a steady hand and great bedside manner, wed like to meet you.


Responsibilities



  • Ensure patients feel as comfortable as possible before their examination

  • Sterilize dental instruments properly

  • Conduct initial mouth screenings and check oral health history

  • Identify conditions like gingivitis, caries or periodontitis

  • Clean and help protect patients teeth (e.g. remove plaque or apply fluoride)

  • Educate patients of all ages on proper teeth care (by demonstrating, for example, good brushing techniques)

  • Give instructions to patients after operations or other dental procedures

  • Take X-rays or dental impressions

  • Assist dentists with selecting appropriate treatments for various diseases (including oral cancer)

  • Maintain documentation and charts on each patient

  • Monitor supplies


Skills



  • Proven experience as Dental Hygienist or similar role

  • In-depth knowledge of health and safety regulations in this profession (e.g. HIPAA)

  • Experience in preparing and maintaining dental equipment

  • Outstanding communication skills

  • NC Dental License in good standing


COVID-19 considerations:
To keep our candidates safe as possible, our clients follow ADA/CDC guidelines for their dental practice.

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