Website Adventist Health Reedley
A new role Dental Hygienist (Outpatient) is available in Hanford, CA. Highly motivated candidates are encouraged to apply. Please check full job details offered by Adventist Health Reedley below.
Job: Dental Hygienist (Outpatient)
Company: Adventist Health Reedley
Location: Hanford, CA
Adventist Health is more than an award-winning health system. We provide whole-person care to our communities and champion the greater good – from the operating room to the boardroom, we are driven by our unique passion to live God’s love through health, wholeness and hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to always do more. Now is your chance to apply your passion to our mission.
We’re looking for someone to join our team as a Dental Hygienist (Outpatient) who:
Provides oral hygiene and preventive services to dental patients. Evaluates and assesses provision of services. Performs procedures safely in compliance with regulations under the direction of a dentist. Prepares materials and equipment for treatment and has them ready for dentist’s use.
Removes calculus and plaque (hard and soft deposits) from all surfaces of the teeth, applies preventive materials to the teeth, i.e., sealants and fluorides, and teaches patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health, e.g., tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling.
Makes impressions of patients’ teeth for study casts (models of teeth used by dentists to evaluate patient treatment needs.
Prepares patients for services, documents procedures and assists with other office management activities, i.e., scheduling patients, as needed.
Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
You’ll be successful with the following qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent (some certifications will require Bachelor’s): Required
Master’s Degree: Preferred
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) or Basic Life Support (BLS) certification: Preferred
Dental Hygienist licensure in the state of practice: Preferred
To apply for this job please visit careers.adventisthealth.org.