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Dental Hygienist ($2,500 Sign-On Bonus)

All Care Health Center Council Bluffs, IA
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ABOUT US 

All Care Health Center’s mission is to provide affordable, comprehensive, high quality health care to the entire community. We will strengthen access to quality-integrated healthcare, by removing barriers for those with the greatest need, and developing community relationships, to enhance the future of our community’s well-being.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Eligibility for student loan forgiveness;
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance;
  • Generous time off including:
    • Paid Time off (PTO) and Personal days
    • Continuing education days (and $$ allowance)
    • 10 paid holidays, including your birthday!
  • Employer paid Life Insurance and Long Term Disability;
  • 401(k) match up to 4%, and more!

POSITION OVERVIEW

The Dental Hygienist is a member of the dental team whose primary responsibility is to provide preventive periodontal treatment, patient education, and assist the dentist(s).

DUTIES

  • Takes and record blood pressure, temperature, and pulse. Complete and/or update medical and dental history.
  • Evaluates patients’ teeth and gums, record the presence of disease, abnormalities or existing restorations. When appropriate, may call in dentist for immediate consultation.
  • Makes decisions in collaboration with dentist regarding the plan of care.
  • Takes and mount x-rays.
  • Instructs patients in oral hygiene technique, answer patient questions and provide other educational information relevant to oral hygiene.
  • Administers prophylactic treatment by the scaling and polishing of teeth.
  • Uses rotary and ultrasonic instruments to clean teeth.
  • Applies topical anesthetic and local anesthetic if permitted by state practice laws.
  • Administers fluoride treatment as needed.
  • Removes sutures and periodontal dressings.
  • Takes impression for night-guards and mouth-guards.
  • Prepares operatories for patient treatment.
  • Sterilizes instruments.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Have and maintain in good standing Dental Hygienist license by the State of Iowa.
  • Local Anesthetic Permit issued by the State of Iowa.
  • Current CPR

To ensure the safety of our patients, employees and visitors, All Care Health Center is requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by March 15th, 2022. Exemptions may be granted for religious or medical accommodations. 

At All Care Health Center, we are committed to providing an environment of equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under applicable law.

If you need assistance or an accommodation in applying for this or other job postings, please contact the HR department at (712) 325-1990.

 

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Full-time Employee
Date Posted May 5, 2022
Date Closes June 5, 2022
Start Date March 3, 2022
Located In Council Bluffs, IA
Job Type Full-time Employee
Shift Custom
SOC Category 29-2021.00 Dental Hygienists
Zipcode 51501
Address 902 South 6th Street
City, State and Zip Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Phone 712-256-6582
FAX 712-256-4432

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