Location: Edina MNIndustry: Health Care Services & HospitalsOccupational Category: Health Care, Dental HygienistHours: Full-time, 30 hours per week.Salary: Hourly rate: $42
Description: Elegant Dentistry PLLC. is seeking compassionate, Professional Dental Hygienist to join our team-oriented practices!
Responsibilities:● Evaluates overall oral health, examining oral cavity for signs of periodontal disease or possible cancers, including sores, recessed & bleeding gums, and oral lesions.● Documents dental history or chief complaint; records and reports pertinent observations and patient reactions to dental staff, as appropriate; documents lab procedures and ensures follow up on results.● Follows through with oral hygiene procedures in accordance with treatment plans prescribed by the attending Dentist. Procedures may include: Prophylaxis, Periodontal Scaling, Root Planning, Debridement, Application of Fluoride Treatments, and Application of Protective Sealants.● Assists with or institutes emergency measures for sudden adverse developments during treatment of patients.
Educational requirements:● Must be a Licensed Dental Hygienist in MN.
Experience requirements:● Experience in digital radio graphs and electronic patient records.● Experience in / ability to learn diode laser and air-flow.
Desired Skills:● Excellent communication skills.● Strong team player.● Comfortable scheduling patient for dental hygiene appointments.
Schedule:We have morning sifts and evening shifts available:● Morning shifts: Mon-Fri 7:00 am. to 1:30 pm.● Evening shifts: Mon-Fri 1:30 pm. to 8:00 pm.
COVID-19 tasks:● Using a compassionate, empathic nature and professional ideal candidate should be able to assist clients with performing telephone and on-site and pre-screening specifically for COVID-19 as a means of prevention of spread within our facilities. Front desk staff should be able to operate within the protocols established for pre-screening individuals prior to any dental treatment.● maintain supply of assessment documents/handouts available for each patient, including any new COVID-19 related materials.● Adhere to strict PPE requirements, as directed by MDH and Management Staff.● Immediately report any potential positive exposures or patients that have positive screening prior to allowing the patient for dental treatment.
Qualifications:● MN license to practice dental hygiene.● Active CPR and compliance with any other licensing or credentialing requirements.● High degree of skill with hand instrumentation and Cavitron inserts, diode Laser and Air-flow.● Possess a strong commitment to patient care, patient health and quality work.● Certified to administer local anesthesia in Minnesota and nitrous oxide analgesia.● Experience in digital radio graphs and electronic patient records preferred.
Benefits:● Elegant Dentistry PLLC. offers competitive compensation, and generous benefits package including medical, dental, PTO, holiday pay*, Paid meetings*, retirement plan, and continuing education
Incentives:● Signup bonus $3500.
contract:● 3 years.
If interested in this position, please email us your resume, along with salary requirements and a cover letter to su.re-latned%40RH .
Date Posted: 1-19-2021