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Dental Hygienist

THRIVN Las Vegas, NV

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Job Description

Dental Hygienist

Full-time preferred but would consider part time.

Monday - Friday; 8 hour days

$46 to $50 per hour

Benefits (medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance)

Paid vacation and contributory/matching 401K

Benefits are for employee only - Dependents can be added at employee’s cost.

Position Summary:

THRIVN is seeking a full-time dental hygienist to deliver patient centered care in a state of the art, integrated medical facility located in Las Vegas, NV. This innovative center provides coordinated medical, dental and vision primary care, radiology, and pharmacy, to a diverse patient population working in the service industries in Las Vegas. We are looking for a dental hygienist that has a desire to motivate patients and encourage excellent oral health as an important part of overall health and wellbeing. If you would like to join a team of health professionals motivated by providing excellent care and customer service, and that evaluate your performance by the health outcomes.

The dental facility contains 15 state-of-the-art operatories, supported by a sophisticated Electronic Health Record/Practice Management Solution, digital radiography, digital imaging, and associated technologies. In addition, there will be a relationship with an area hospital/ambulatory surgery center for the provision of complex oral health treatment in a medically sophisticated environment.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities: Direct Patient Care

1. Provide preventive and therapeutic treatment for Gingivitis and Periodontitis under the direction and supervision of attending dentist.

2. Examine the hard and soft tissue for signs of disease and chart and communicate findings to the attending dentist.

3. Assist with patient Risk Assessment.

4. Assist with caries management protocols including providing fluoride treatment and individualized oral hygiene instructions and patient education.

5. Administer local anesthetic agents.
6. Expose radiographs as prescribed by the attending dentist.

Administrative:

1. Record and review patient medical histories.

2. Assist with the maintenance of the patient recall system.

3. Document appropriate clinical notes in the electronic health record.

4. Assist with disease management projects as assigned, which may include development of education materials.

5. Participate in dental peer review process.
6. Perform other duties as assigned by the Chief Operating Officer and/or Dental Practice Manager.

Compliance:
1. Compliance with CDC guidelines for infection control and instrument processing.
2. Compliance with office OSHA protocols including the Blood Borne Pathogens Standard.

Education and Training:
1. Graduate from an accredited Dental Hygiene school.
Licensure and Credentials:
1. Currently licensed to practice Dental Hygiene in Nevada or eligible for licensure. 2. CPR Certification.

Compensation:

Salary compensation will be based on experience and skills. The Dental Hygienist will be a full-time employee of the company and as such will be eligible for benefits provided for employees at similar employment levels, currently including medical, dental vision, life, and disability insurance. Participation in a contributory 401K is also provided along with paid vacation time. Professional liability insurance will be provided by the company.

Company Description
THRIVN is a top five-star rated staffing agency with a focus on employee engagement, workforce development and client satisfaction.

We assist our clients in finding top candidates with a higher hire rate of return, and within a short prescribed time frame.

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THRIVN is a top five-star rated staffing agency with a focus on employee engagement, workforce development and client satisfaction. We assist our clients in finding top candidates with a higher hire rate of return, and within a short prescribed time frame.

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