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Licensed Dental Hygienist - License Required

Company: Toothio
Location: Mansfield
Posted on: July 3, 2024

Job Description:

Be one of Toothio's first dental professionals.Toothio is revolutionizing how Dental Hygienists work!We find local opportunities for you and send them directly to your phone.No commitment to any schedule, you decide exactly when and where you work.These opportunities are both short and long term.Best Part? You set your hourly rate and we pay you as soon as you are done working for the day no more waiting 2 weeks for a pay check.Don't miss out on the future.Why work through Toothio?

  • Competitive pay based on market rates
  • Work ONLY when you WANT
  • No penalty for not working shifts
  • Same day payWhat do Dental Hygienists do?Dental Hygienist duties revolve around conducting initial patient screenings, cleaning teeth (e.g. removing plaque) and advising patients on oral health and preventative care. You ll help dentists decide treatments for teeth or gum diseases. 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, we d like to meet you.Responsibilities Include:
    • 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 suppliesSkills
      • 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
      • A patient and friendly personality
      • Attention to detail
      • Stamina to meet the physical demands of the job
      • Diploma in Dental Hygiene (preferred)
      • Valid licence to practice (preferred)Job Types: Part-time, Full-timePay: $55.00 - $65.00 per hourBenefits:
        • Flexible schedule
        • Referral programSchedule:
          • Choose your own hours Associated topics: chart, complete, dental hygienist, evaluations, mouth, polishing, prn, processing, rda, resolution

Keywords: Toothio, Mansfield , Licensed Dental Hygienist - License Required, Healthcare , Mansfield, Texas

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