Registered Dental Hygienist

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 880623469
  • Open Date: October 5, 2021
  • Close Date: December 13, 2021
  • Organization: Nursing & Homemakers Inc.
  • Sector: Healthcare & Social Workers
  • Business Location:Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Job Vacancies: 1
  • Compensation: $40.00 to $50.00 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to nhihealthcare@gmail.com or by mail
  • Education: College certificate or diploma more than 2 years
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Take dental impressions;
Take, develop and mount X-rays;
Remove stains and deposits from teeth;
Remove sutures;
Instruct patients regarding oral hygiene;
Conduct initial dental assessments and consult with dentists on patient care;
Clean and stimulate the gums to prevent gum disease;
Apply and remove temporary dressings;
Apply fluoride treatment

Dental Hygienist Specific Skills

Take dental impressions
Take, develop and mount X-rays
Remove stains and deposits from teeth
Remove sutures
Instruct patients regarding oral hygiene
Conduct initial dental assessments and consult with dentists on patient care
Clean and stimulate the gums to prevent gum disease
Apply and remove temporary dressings
Apply fluoride treatment

Dental Therapist Specific Skills

Take dental impressions
Take, develop and mount X-rays
Remove stains and deposits from teeth
Remove sutures
Instruct patients regarding oral hygiene
Conduct initial dental assessments and consult with dentists on patient care
Apply fluoride treatment

Apitional Skills

Supervise dental assistants in their health care functions

Work Setting

Dental practice

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment
Work under pressure
Repetitive tasks
Physically demanding
Manual dexterity
Attention to detail
Hand-eye co-ordination
Ability to distinguish between colours
Sitting
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Standing for extended periods

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills
Accurate
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Client focus
Interpersonal awareness

Professional Certification Requirements

Dental Hygienists Licensure by the appropriate provincial or territorial governing body

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