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Full Time Dental Hygienist - Private Practice

Company: Dental Career Services
Location: Madison
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

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SPECIALTY UNIT: Dental Hygienist
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Permanent

Job Description:

We are a locally owned, general dentistry practice in Madison, WI. We are seeking a highly skilled Dental Hygienist who loves to deliver excellent patient care. The Hygienist Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis; providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies; charting conditions of decay and disease; performing procedures in compliance with the dental practice act.


  • Prepares patient for dental hygiene treatment by welcoming, soothing, seating, and draping patient
  • Completes dental prophylaxis by cleaning deposits and stains from teeth and from beneath gum margins
  • Detects disease by completing oral cancer screening; feeling and visually examining gums; using probes to locate periodontal disease and to assess levels of recession; exposing and developing radiographic studies
  • Arrests dental decay by applying fluorides and other cavity- preventing agents
  • Helps dentist manage dental and medical emergencies by maintaining CPR certification, emergency drugs and oxygen supply, and directory of emergency numbers
  • Educates patients by giving oral hygiene and plaque control instructions and postoperative instructions, providing reminders of time of next dental hygiene visit
  • Documents dental hygiene services by recording vital signs and medical and dental histories; charting in patient records
  • Ensures operation of dental equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques
  • Maintains dental supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies

    Job Benefits:

    • Sign on bonus
    • Relocation assistance
    • Competitive Hourly Wage
    • Performance based incentive
    • Longevity Bonus after the first year of employment
    • Profit Sharing retirement account
    • Cash Balance retirement account
    • 401K retirement account
    • Health insurance
    • Vision insurance
    • Dental benefits
    • Paid Short - Term Disability Insurance
    • Paid Long - Term Disability Insurance
    • Flexible spending account
    • Medical spending account
    • (EAP) Employee Assistance Program
    • Health Care Cost Contribution
    • Up to 20 days of paid vacation and 7 paid and 1 unpaid holiday
    • Paternity/maternity leave
    • Quarterly Body Work Grant
    • Fitness room access
    • Personal Development Grant
    • Continuing Education
    • Online Personal Education Grant
    • Personal Strengths Profile
    • Philanthropic Pay It Forward Grant
    • Volunteer Grant Incentive
    • Alternative Transportation Benefit
    • Scrubs provided
    • Shoe allowance

      Company Culture:

      • Mission, vision and values oriented leadership & culture
      • High level of professional ethics
      • Positive, growth oriented work environment
      • Opportunities for autonomous and collaborative working roles
      • Innovative, creative & entrepreneurial atmosphere


        • 4 day work weeks
        • No evenings or Saturdays


          • Aesthetically Pleasing Environment
          • State of the Art Dental Technology and Equipment


            • Maintain a current RDH license from the state of Wisconsin.
            • Demonstrate a commitment to ongoing professional development.
            • Prioritize patient rapport and a five star patient experience.
            • Model our core values.
            • Adhere to the practice's protocols and standards for patient care, room setup, and equipment sterilization.

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