In order to be considered for this position, ALL applications must be made
through the University of Florida's Career Services website:
Benefits include: Insurance, paid vacation/sick leave; Holidays, opportunities
for continuing education.
The University of Florida College of Dentistry, NCEF Pediatric Dental Center,
located in Naples, Florida is looking for a dental hygienist to perform scaling
and root planning procedures.
Specific duties include:
•Perform oral prophylaxis, periodontal maintenance procedures, scaling, and
root planning procedures for patients of the NCEF Pediatric Dental Center, as
permitted by Florida law.
•Instruct, evaluate, and supervise patients in oral hygiene education and
preventive dental techniques.
•Keep dental faculty members advised of patient appointments and coordinate
scheduling between doctors and patients.
•Complete appropriate extra and intra-oral examinations.
•Probe, chart, and maintain medical and dental histories, take blood pressure
readings, radiographs, progress notes, and enter charges.
•Create, maintain, and support the patient recall system and scheduling in
cooperation with front office staff members to assure timely care and
scheduling of patients.
•Participate in dental in-service training and lectures.
•Maintain cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification, dental radiology
certification, and registered dental hygienist (RDH) licensure.