Northshore University Hospital Dental Hygienist, Resource in Evanston, Illinois

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/Position Overview/

We are currently seeking a Dental Hygienist for our Dental Clinic, located at Evanston Hospital in Evanston, IL. This is a Resource position that is limited benefits eligible. Hours will be scheduled during the week from 8:00am - 4:30pm.

/Responsibilities/

In this role, you will:

  • Provide optimal dental health for patients seen in the Dental Center

  • Work under the supervision of the Dental Center dentists

  • Supports oral prophylaxis procedures, exposure and processing of X-Ray films of teeth and surrounding structures, application of chemical compounds

  • Administer local anesthetics, scaling and root planning and services which may be performed by a dental hygienist

  • Reviews patient dental chart prior to appointment

  • Provides front desk and administrative support

  • Adheres to all HIPPA standards

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • State certification/licensure from an accredited dental hygiene school

  • Minimum of 2 years on the job work experience in the dental field

  • Completion of state recognized local anesthetic course

  • Licensed to practice dental hygiene in the state of Illinois

  • current CPR certification

Job: *Clinical Techs

Organization: *Evanston Hospital

Title: Dental Hygienist, Resource

Location: IL-Evanston

Requisition ID: 63904