Create New Job Seeker Account
Create New Employer Account
Sign in
Create New Job Seeker Account
Forgot password
Sign in
Create New Job Seeker Account
Forgot password
Sign in
Create New Employer Account
Forgot password

Dental Hygienist in Pittsburgh

Show me jobs like this one

Job Ref:  311640147
Employer:  Network
Company Name:  Midwest Dental
Industry:  Healthcare other
Job Type:  Full Time
State:  Pennsylvania
City:  Pittsburgh
Zip Code:  15232
Overview

Registered Dental Hygienist

As a Registered Dental Hygienist, you are passionate about providing quality patient care, and we recognize and support your dedication. With Midwest Dental, you receive peer mentoring and coaching, allowing you to deliver thoughtful patient care. Free continuing education, comprehensive clinical and administrative support, full benefits and a flexible work-life balance are just some of the perks of working as a hygienist on our team.

Midwest Dental is a Dental Service Organization that has been supporting great local dentists since 1968. Our team supports about 200 practices across 16 states, under the brands Midwest Dental, Mountain Dental, Merit Dental and Mondovi Dental. We offer a wide range of general, cosmetic and restorative dental services for patients of all ages. As a fast growing company in the healthcare sector, we continue to be an industry leader while valuing our employees as our primary reason for success. Our values-driven culture sets us apart from other dental organizations. It creates wonderful patient experiences and rewarding careers. Our commitment to quality patient care leads to strong teamwork, an engaging work environment and better outcomes. Consider joining Midwest Dental today!

Schedule (days/hours) Monday-Thursday Responsibilities

  • Greet and prepare patients for dental care
  • Perform accurate oral health assessments including screening, charting and reporting of findings
  • Complete and thorough dental prophylaxis
  • Provide competent, non-surgical periodontal therapy
  • Deliver comprehensive patient care through hygiene mix and promotion of doctor services
  • Maintain dental hygiene supplies and ensure instrument sterilization and effective equipment operation
  • Educate patients by providing instructions for oral care following all hygiene treatment procedures
  • Act as a resource and assist patients with any follow up treatment planning
  • Actively participate with schedule maintenance
Qualifications
  • Associate or advanced degree in Dental Hygiene
  • State certification/licensure as required to work as a Dental Hygienist, active CPR and compliance with any other licensing or credentialing requirements
  • One year or more of relevant experience in the dental industry preferred
  • Current certification to administer local anesthesia preferred (as allowed by state statutes)
  • Must possess a strong commitment to patient care, patient health and quality work
  • Ideal candidate is detail oriented, organized, customer-centric, has excellent verbal communication skills and demonstrates good judgment, decision-making and professionalism