M2B

Registered Dental Hygienist

New Caney, TexasFull-time
About the Job
Registered Dental Hygienist (Fridays, New Caney).

New Caney Dental & Orthodontics has an opening for a Registered Dental Hygienist in New Caney, Texas.  We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen!  All of our staff members are provided training to make the transition to your new professional home.

Responsibilities:
  • Provide superior patient care and service; exhibit outstanding customer service and hospitality as well as chair-side manner.
  • Stay on schedule as much as possible to create no patient wait time; help manage patient flow; maintain time flexibility for patient; be present, engaged, ready to work at all assigned shift times.
  • Educate patient on oral hygiene, health, disease as well as procedures and services; establish/communicate continued care.
  • Applying preventive materials to the teeth such as fluorides and sealants.
  • Verify patient health history and document appropriately in patients chart.
  • Maintain patient confidentiality through HIPAA compliance.
  • Perform the following duties as applicable by practice and/or state laws:
  • Screen for Oral Cancer.
  • Take and record patients’ blood pressure accurately.
  • Take alginate impressions and fabricate whitening trays.
  • Maintain accurate and legible notes in patients' charts.
  • Assist with other office duties as requested or needed.

Qualifications: 
  • Prior RDH experience highly preferred (1 yr.). 
  • Valid Dental Hygienist License Minimum of an Associate’s degree in Dental Hygiene.
  • Part-time opportunity - needed on Fridays.
  • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred.
  • Certification for other duties as required by the state practice act.
  • Maintain annual OSHA, HIPAA, and Infection Control training as required by law.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Versed in Dentrix preferred.
  • Strong multi-tasking and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment.
  • Knowledge of all company policies and rules.