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Dental Hygienist Job in Columbia, MO 65201
(Job ID: 346248)

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Location

Columbia, MO 65201

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

Aug 23, 2021

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri

JOB ID / STATUS

#346248 ACTIVE

Description

*** $1,000 Sign on Bonus*** Our well established dental office in Columbia is looking to add a personal, professional, team oriented Dental Hygienist to our team. This position would be full time: Monday-Thursday 8-5pm, 1 Friday per month 8-1pm, and NO weekends. We strongly believe in treating all our patients as if they were friends and family. This office is relocating two blocks down from its current location to a beautiful brand new location in October!! Responsibilities: Create a welcoming and soothing environment for every patient Sterilize dental instruments properly Conduct initial mouth screenings, check oral health history and review medical history at each appointment Identify conditions like gingivitis, caries and periodontitis Complete dental prophylaxis and scaling/root planning, apply fluoride and sealants Educate patients of all ages on proper teeth care Give instructions to patients after dental procedures Take digital X-rays and digital wellness scans Assist dentists with selecting appropriate treatments for various diseases (including oral cancer) Maintain documentation and charts on each patient Skills: Proven experience as Dental Hygienist In-depth knowledge of health and safety regulations in this profession (e.g. HIPAA) Experience in preparing and maintaining dental equipment Outstanding communication skills A patient and friendly personality Attention to detail Stamina to meet the physical demands of the job Diploma in Dental Hygiene; Master’s is a plus Valid license to practice Benefits: Competitive pay PTO Potential to Bonus Health Insurance after 30 days Dental benefits 401K after 90 days Short term disability Life insurance