Registered Dental Hygienist (Part-time/Temp/Per diem)
Generations Family Health Center, Inc. is a regional community health center covering a thirty seven town rural region in eastern Connecticut with sites located in Willimantic, Danielson, Norwich and Putnam. Our dedicated staff provides a full range of preventative and primary care medical services to all ages including health maintenance of chronic diseases, 24 hour on call, hospitalization coverage and patient case management, as well as complete behavioral and dental services at our Willimantic site and through ACROSS THE SMILES mobile dental program operating in the Northeast and Windham service area.
LOCATION: WILLIMANTIC, CT/ PUTNAM, CT
The registered dental hygienist will provide education and dental hygiene to adults and children in addition to providing quality preventive oral health care by working in conjunction with the dentist to evaluate overall oral health, perform examinations, cleaning and polishing teeth, apply dental sealant, administer fluoride treatments, polish restorations, take x-rays, and give advice on oral hygiene. Ability to set up and prepare dental equipment and instrumentation. Performs all other related duties as assigned.
Certificate in Dental Hygiene from an accredited school. Current license in the state of Connecticut and Current CPR. Dental Hygienist experience is required. Knowledge of patient screening, charting, and medical history procedures and documentation. Must possess knowledge and understanding of dental procedures, terminology, abbreviations and techniques.
Interested applicants should submit their resume online for consideration.
Closing Date: Candidate screening will begin immediately until filled.
Generations Family Health Center is an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity.