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 Registered Dental Hygienist

Dental Choice is proud to be Alberta's largest provider of professional dental services and professional dental management services.

Dental Choice is looking for a Registered Dental Hygienist that can promote dental health by completing dental prophylaxis; providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies; charting conditions of decay and disease; and performing procedures in compliance with the dental practice act.

Responsibilities (not limited to):

  • Review and record patient health history
  • Manage patients during dental hygiene procedures
  • Prevent and manage dental medical emergencies
  • Stock operatory
  • Educate patients on appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health, including proper tooth brushing and flossing techniques and dietary recommendations/counseling
  • Schedule additional appointments for the patients
  • Make chart entries under the direction of the dentist
  • Make accurate and efficient procedure code entries and record-taking
  • Maintain a sterile and tidy working environment
  • Leave the patients with a “Wow” factor
  • Obtain and promote online reviews/testimonials
  • Offer suggestions to assist the office in running smooth on a daily basis
  • Be aware of non-traditional dental plans and various fee guides
  • Receive and prepare patients for treatment
  • Take and record vital signs
  • Apply proper infection control standards to meet ADA requirements
  • Take and develop bitewings, periapical, and panoramic radiographs
  • Perform and record full mouth 6 point probing at a minimum of once per year, with PSR being performed and recorded on subsequent appointments.
  • Perform Scaling and root planning services to remove hard deposit
  • Polish teeth to remove stain and soft deposit
  • Utilize disclosing solution, when appropriate
  • Provide supplementary services such as antibiotic rinses, desensitizing agents, pit and fissure sealants
  • Prepare, sterilize, and maintain instruments

Qualifications:

  • Certification in an accredited Dental Hygienist Program
  • Experience using Dental Software for a variety of tasks

Soft Skills:

  • Well Maintained presentation
  • Be organized, punctual and pay close attention to detail
  • Be a team player and an active listener
  • Promote adherence to Dental Choice systems and protocols
  • Have good written and verbal communication skills
  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner to get along with patients, co-workers, dentists, and management

If you possess the above characteristics and have the passion to become a part of a growing Dental Group, Dental Choice is the right place for you!

Please contact Sam Kanchanwala, RPR – Recruiter for more information. Email: recruiting@dentalchoice.ca or call: 780-444-9555 Ext: 251

Only those applications who match closely with the requirements will be contacted.

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*Practice of General Dentistry

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