Sioux Land Community Health DENTAL HYGIENIST in Sioux City, Iowa
Siouxland Community Health Center has 1 Full-time opening for:
1 – Full-time
36 hours per week
3- (12- hour days) with hours being negotiable
Successful candidate must have solid experience & advanced knowledge of:
Graduate from an accredited college in the field of dental hygiene
Maintain valid dental hygienist license in the State of Iowa
Basic computer and data entry skills
Current certification in dental radiography.
Current BCLS & Mandatory Reporter certifications.
Local Anesthesia certificate preferred.
Proficient in multiple task management.
Strong ability to work independently and quickly between patients.
Bi-lingual a definite plus
Successful candidate must be able to perform primary functions of position:
Assist Dentist with procedures, suture removal, post-operative procedures for root planning and scaling.
Administer dental prophylaxis, preventative treatment, flossing, placement of sealants, topical fluoride and fluoride varnish.
Educate patients on proper dental care, oral hygiene, and proper diet for good oral health, including review and recommendations with patients and reinforcing treatment plan needs.
Prepare operatory/clinic areas for treatment activities.
Maintain & replenish supplies.
Maintain & complete patient records.
These functions are not all inclusive.
Background check & drug screen required. SCHC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. SCHC participates in E-Verify.
Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
- Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization
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