Registered Dental Hygienist
Our Blairsville, PA practice is looking for a talented Hygienist to join their
Do you thrive on educating patients on exceptional oral health habits?
Do you flourish when you have a lot going on?
At Merit Dental, we are passionate about patient care and service. If you are
interested in building a career with people who work every day to be the best,
and whose work creates happy, healthy and loyal patients, Merit Dental may be
the place for you. We are proud to serve our hometown communities. Merit Dental
dentists, hygienists and dental assistants serve the dental care needs of
patients in 17 states.
Schedule: Tuesday and Wednesday 8-5pm
Enthusiastically greet and prepare patients for dental care
Perform accurate oral health assessments including screening, charting and
reporting of findings
Complete and thorough dental prophylaxis
Provide competent, non-surgical periodontal therapy
Deliver comprehensive patient care through hygiene mix and promotion of doctor
Maintain dental hygiene supplies and ensure instrument sterilization and
effective equipment operation
Educate patients by providing instructions for oral care following all hygiene
Act as a resource and assist patients with any follow up treatment planning
Actively participate with schedule maintenance
Associate or advanced degree in Dental Hygiene
State certification/licensure as required to work as a Dental Hygienist, active
CPR and compliance with any other licensing or credentialing requirements
One year or more of relevant experience in the dental industry preferred
Current certification to administer local anesthesia preferred (as allowed by
Possess a strong commitment to patient care, patient health and quality work
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do
not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender,
sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.