Website Community Health Center, Inc.
The Community Health Center, Inc. is looking for highly talented and motivated individuals for their Connecticut clinics. If you are interested in the long-term career progression then apply for Dental Hygienist in Connecticut.
Job: Dental Hygienist
Company: Community Health Center, Inc.
Job Description Summary:
Community Health Center, Inc. (CHC), with offices in Connecticut, Colorado and California, is one of the countryâ€™s most creative and dynamic providers of primary medical, dental, and behavioral health services, and a leader in practice-based research, health professionals training, and use of innovative technologies to advance health and healthcare. CHC is designated as a federally qualified health center and a patient-centered medical home by HRSA, the Joint Commission, and NCQA, respectively. We deliver more than 500,000 patient visits per year from primary care hubs and community clinics across the state of CT, all connected by technology and common standards for quality. We employ several hundred medical, dental, and behavioral health providers who are engaged in practice, teaching, and research. Our Weitzman Institute is devoted to research and practice transformation and is recognized around the country as one of the premier research institutes focused on improving health care and health outcomes for special and vulnerable populations. In addition, the organization has developed three wholly owned subsidiaries from the original pilot developments within the Weitzman Institute: the National Nurse Practitioner Residency and Fellowship Training Consortium (NNPRFTC), the National Institute for Medical Assistant Advancement (NIMAA), and the Community eConsult Network (CeCN).
This is the opportunity for you if you:
Are committed to providing superior dental care and service to children and adults
Enjoy working with and helping children and adults understand how to care for their teeth
Would like to make a huge impact in someone’s life
Want to work under excellent supervision
Enjoy being a part of an outstanding team of professionals
As a Dental Hygienist for Community Health Center, you will:
Provide education and dental hygiene to adults and children
Possess a strong interest in the community health population
Have a commitment to preventative dental care
Evaluate overall oral health
Work in a friendly, team atmosphere
Must be a graduate of an accredited Dental Hygienist program
Current State of CT licensure
2+ years Dental Hygienist experience
Knowledge of patient screening, charting, and medical history procedures and documentation
Ability to perform a full range of established dental hygienist protocol and procedures
Knowledge and understanding of dental procedures, terminology, and techniques
Ability to set up and prepare dental equipment and instrumentation
CHC At Connecticut Children’s
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