Dental HygienistPastrell, Buchanan & HartzellGrants Pass, OR 97527
Friendly 3 doctor general dental practice looking for a Registered Dental Hygienist in Grants Pass, OR. The ideal candidate will work well with others, be willing to contribute to the dental team, and be willing to learn and grow. All of our staff members are provided training to make the transition to your new professional home. We offer all this and a compensation package that includes health insurance plans, PTO and 401k.
Provide superior patient care and service; exhibit outstanding customer service and hospitality as well as chair side manner.
Take radio-graphs 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
Experience preferred but not required
Valid Dental Hygienist License
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 Eaglesoft preferred
Strong multi-tasking and organizational skills
Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment
Knowledge of all company policies and rules
Full-Time preferred, but open to Part-Time
Pay Rate: $46and#43; Depending on Experience