Registered Dental Hygienist

  • MB2 Dental Solutions
  • La Porte, TX, USA
  • Apr 20, 2021
Hygienist Full time

Job Description

Overview

Sage-Dental

Sage Dental has an opening for a Registered Dental Hygienist in La Porte, Texas.

A couple benefits that you can expect includes health insurance plans, a competitive bonus structure, PTO and 401k.



Responsibilities

  • Provide superior patient care and service; exhibit outstanding customer service and hospitality as well as chair side manner.
  • Take radiographs of patients using standard dental radiographic equipment
  • Stay on schedule as much as possible to create no patient wait time; help manage patient flow; maintain time flexibility for patient; be present, engaged, ready to work at all assigned shift times.
  • Educate patient on oral hygiene, health, disease as well as procedures and services; establish/communicate continued care.
  • Applying preventive materials to the teeth such as fluorides and sealants
  • Verify patient health history and document appropriately in patients chart.
  • Maintain patient confidentiality through HIPAA compliance
  • Perform the following duties as applicable by practice and/or state laws:
  • Screen for Oral Cancer
  • Take and record patients' blood pressure accurately
  • Take alginate impressions and fabricate whitening trays
  • Maintain accurate and legible notes in patients chart
  • Assist with other office duties as requested or needed

Qualifications

  • Valid Dental Hygienist License Minimum of an Associate's degree in Dental Hygiene
  • 1 year of experience preferred
  • Certification for other duties as required by state practice act
  • Maintain annual OSHA, HIPAA and Infection Control training as required by law
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Versed in Dentrix/Dexis
  • Strong multi-tasking and organizational skills
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of all company policies and rules

Days Needed: 5 days a week (Some Saturdays)
Office Hours: 9-6pm (M-F); 9-3pm (Sat)

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