Sac and Fox Tribe of Iowa
  • 07-May-2021 to Until Filled (CST)
  • Tama, IA, USA
  • Full Time

Health, Dental, Accident, Cancer, Short-term disability, Retirement Savings Plan


DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Complete patient screening procedures such as assessment of oral health conditions, reviewing health history, oral cancer screening, head and neck inspection, dental charting and taking blood pressure and pulse.
  • Taking and uploading dental radiography.
  • Removing calculus and plaque from all surfaces of the teeth.
  • Applying preventive materials to the teeth such as sealants and fluoride.
  • Instructing patients on appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health such as tooth brushing and flossing.
  • Counsel patients about good nutrition and the impact on oral health.
  • Make impressions of patient's teeth for study cast models.
  • Documentation and office management activities with Nextgen Software.
  • Administer local anesthetic agents.
  • Other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be a Registered Dental Hygienist in good standing with licensure board.
  • Must have at least 2 years of experience after clinical rotation.
  • Prefer employment as clinical dental hygienist in 12 of the last 36 months.
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Must possess CPR Certification.
  • Must submit and pass a federal background check.
  • Requires Hepatitis B series vaccinations.
  • Prefer experience working with Native American populations.
  • Prefer experience working with Electronic Dental Health records.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Have good manual dexterity.
  • Must be creative in approach to patient management and oral health education.
  • Must adhere to confidentiality guidelines.
  • Must possess strong computer skills in Microsoft Office programs and other healthcare software as needed.

SUPERVISION:

  • Supervised by Dentist

SALARY RANGE:

  • Annual Salary Range: DOQ
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