Registered Dental Hygienist

Ampla Health   Yuba City, CA   Full-time     Dentistry
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Posted on November 5, 2020

Registered Dental Hygienist

JOB SUMMARY: Under the directions of the Dental Director and standard protocols, the RDH performs dental hygiene services in the corporation's dental clinics, with emphasis on prevention of dental diseases.

JOB DUTIES: Performs prophylaxis on all patients. Performs sub-gingual curettage. Assesses oral health and consults. Dentist for patient care if necessary. Administers anesthetic to those patients needing it for deep scalings and root planning. Makes assessments of periodontal disease and appropriate referrals. Instructs patients in oral hygiene and reinforces oral hygiene techniques and principles. Refers patients for further oral hygiene instructions if necessary. Places sealants, takes x-rays, polishes alloys. Follows clinic protocols. Complies with OSHA guidelines

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Valid RDH license to practice dental hygiene in the State of California. Current CPR certification. Radiation Certificate. One year experience recommended. Meets CME requirements as required by the State of California. Pre-employment physical/drug screen required

EOE 

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act) with respect to employment opportunities.