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My Community Dental Centers Inc Registered Dental Hygienist in Ionia, Michigan

Position Summary$1500SIGNING BONUS

*$1500 SIGNING BONUS*We are looking for a patient's first kind of hygienist to fill a full-time position in our Ionia center. MCDC offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes PTO, paid holidays, gym memberships and paid uniforms. No nights--No weekends!! State of the art facility treating patients in your community!! Be a part of #MCDCStrong.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform prophylaxes, root planning, and apply sealants

  • Update patient health history and all required information

  • Dental charting of existing restorations and missing teeth and periodontal charting annually

  • Placement of sub gingival medicaments as available

  • Take patient’s blood pressure, x-rays, impressions (and pouring of) for diagnostic models

  • Presentation of initial findings and recommended periodontal treatment

  • Confidently answer patient questions regarding any necessary treatment

  • Enter treatment performed plans in the chart including recare scheduling

  • Disinfect operatory and sterilize instruments

  • Assist the Doctor, Dental Assistants and Front Desk as needed

  • Give oral hygiene instructions and demonstrations to all patients

  • Polish dental restorations

  • Assist in the triage and treatment of emergency patients

  • Administer local anesthetic

  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Exceptional human relation skills; maintaining an outgoing, friendly attitude at all times

  • Ability to work with interruptions and manage multiple priorities while meeting deadlines

  • Ability to work unsupervised whenever necessary

  • Computer skills

  • Hand scaling and polishing

  • Experience with Intra-oral camera, plasma arc curing light, electronic blood pressure cuff, ultrasonic scalers, autoclave, and radiographic equipment

Job Specification

  • Current Michigan RDH license

  • Local Anesthetic preferred

  • Dental experience preferred

  • CPR and First Aid certified

ID: 2021-1611

External Company Name: My Community Dental Centers Inc.

External Company URL: http://www.mydental.org/

Street: 2542 Heartland Blvd

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