Dental HygienistTempToothioLas Vegas, NV 89102
Be one of Toothioand#39;s first dental professionals.
Toothio is revolutionizing how Dental Hygienists work!
We find local opportunities for you and send them directly to your phone.
No commitment to any schedule, you decide exactly when and where you work.
These opportunities are both short and long term.
Best Part? You set your hourly rate and we pay you as soon as you are done working for the day no more waiting 2 weeks for a paycheck.
Donand#39;t miss out on the future.
Why work through Toothio?
Competitive pay based on market rates
Work ONLY when you WANT
No penalty for not working shifts
Same day pay
What do Dental Hygienists do?
Dental Hygienist duties revolve around conducting initial patient screenings, cleaning teeth (e.g. removing plaque) and advising patients on oral health and preventative care. You’ll help dentists decide treatments for teeth or gum diseases. As a Dental Hygienist, you should be reliable and able to build trust with patients of all ages. You should have deep knowledge of relevant health and safety rules and a good eye for oral diseases and anomalies. If you have a steady hand and great bedside manner, we’d like to meet you.
Ensure patients feel as comfortable as possible before their examination
Sterilize dental instruments properly
Conduct initial mouth screenings and check oral health history
Identify conditions like gingivitis, caries or periodontitis
Clean and help protect patients’ teeth (e.g. remove plaque or apply fluoride)
Educate patients of all ages on proper teeth care (by demonstrating, for example, good brushing techniques)
Give instructions to patients after operations or other dental procedures
Take X-rays or dental impressions
Assist dentists with selecting appropriate treatments for various diseases (including oral cancer)
Maintain documentation and charts on each patient
Proven experience as Dental Hygienist or similar role
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 (preferred)
Valid licence to practice (preferred)
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: $65.00 - $75.00 per hour
Work Location: On the road