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Dental Hygienist Job in Cleveland, OH (218148)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 218148 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:06/15/2018
Position:Dental Hygienist
Specialty:General
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
Location: Cleveland, OH 44106
 
Description
The Registered Dental Hygienist is responsible for the delivery of oral hygiene care and appropriate preventive services to the patients of the practice,as directed by the dentist. The RDH is the primary educational resource for patients regarding their oral hygiene and care, and is responsible for building trusting, long term, relationships with patients. •Effectively and safely capture intra- and extra-oral dental radiographs and photos •Proactively assist the dentist during examinations •Conduct work in compliance with organizational policies and procedures, safety, and regulatory guidelines •Record medical and dental histories and vital signs of patients •Accurately record treatment information, both completed and proposed, in patient files, in accordance with clinical record keeping standards •Assist in the oral health management of patients of the practice •Obtain and document baseline and continued oral hygiene and periodontal assessment data •Maintain an organized and efficient clinical work-space; ensure instruments, equipment, and supplies are “at the ready” in case of unexpected need •Participate in the achievement of patient satisfaction and office production goals by working efficiently and providing a high level of patient service •Provide oral health education and counseling for all patients of the practice •Work toward the integration and coordination of appropriate dental and hygiene care with other health care professionals involved in the patient’s health care management •Assist with other duties as directed by the Doctor and/or Manager High School Diploma/Equivalent Required as is Dental Hygienist Graduate of an ADA accredited program in dental hygiene. State of Ohio Dental Hygiene License and CPR certification required. General CDT Procedure Code knowledge, as well as 2 years+ of previous experience is preferred.