Dental Hygienist – Per Diem

POSITION: Dental Hygienist

LOCATION: Lincoln

STATUS: Per Diem

EXEMPT/NON-EXEMPT: Non-exempt

WORK SCHEDULE: Varies for coverage

SUMMARY:

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

  • Triage patients.
  • Provide dental care services including screenings, scalings, cleanings, X-rays, sealants, fluoridation, and periodontal charting.
  • Provide patient education.
  • Provide referral assistance for more complex follow up and restorative procedures.
  • Develop and implement an elementary dental prevention education program for the surrounding community schools, working closely with State and local programs already in place.
  • Initiate and participate in area efforts to expand and improve dental care services to the target population.
  • Work closely with case management, outreach, and primary care staff to assure patients’ dental needs are identified and addressed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Maine state dental hygienist license.
  • Minimum one-year experience preferred.

RESPONSIBLE TO: Medical Director

Interested candidates should click here and complete our online employment application AND forward a resume and cover letter to Sonia Maxwell, HR Director/Compliance Officer (smaxwell@hanfqhc.org).

Post Date: 06/25/19

Making a difference in the lives of our patients and our community.

Providing compassionate, high quality healthcare services for all.