Professional Liability Insurance:The HPSO program, recognized by FDHA, provides legal defense, around-the-clock protection, reimbursement for lost wages, personal liability and medical expenses.
or call HPSO at (800) 982-9491 and reference FDHA.
Full Time and Part time available. PURPOSE Dental Hygienists partner with the Doctors to educate, motivate, and help our patients get the care they need and to fulfill our mission to give America a healthy mouth. Hygienists provide superior clinical care and bring each patient to optimal oral health. CORE COMPETENCIES • Building Effective Teams—Creates strong morale and spirit in his/her team; fosters open dialogue; creates a feeling of belonging in the team. • Ethics and Values—Adheres to an appropriate and effective set of core values and beliefs during both good and bad times; acts in line with those values. • Managing Vision and Purpose—Is optimistic; can inspire and motivate vision and sense of core purpose. HYGIENE COMPETENCIES • Adaptability—Maintains effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work responsibilities or environment. • Continuous Learning—Actively identifying new areas for learning; regularly creating and taking advantage of learning opportunities; using newly gained knowledge and skill on the job and learning through their application. • High-Impact Communication—Clearly and succinctly conveying information and ideas to individuals and groups in a variety of situations; communicating in a focused and compelling way that drives others’ thoughts and actions. • Positive Disposition—Demonstrating a positive attitude in the face of difficult or challenging situations. • Technical/Professional Knowledge—Having achieved a satisfactory level of technical and professional skill or knowledge in position-related areas; keeping up with current developments and trends in areas of expertise. ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES • Evaluates the overall oral health of our patients; examines oral cavity for signs of periodontal disease, oral cancer or other lesions, and oral manifestations of systemic disease. • Performs oral hygiene procedures in accordance with treatment plans prescribed by the Doctor; these procedures may include: o Prophylaxis o Periodontal Scaling and Root Planing o Debridement o Placement of Locally Applied Antibiotics o Application of Fluoride Treatments o Application of Protective Sealants o Completion of In-office or Take Home Whitening o Oral Cancer Screening • Educates the patient on oral hygiene care to help the patient maintain or improve oral health. • Informs Dentists of possible restorative concerns for further examination. • Maximizes patient flow in the office by assisting with radiographs, sterilization, and office procedures.
Licensed and or Registered Dental Hygienist • Ability to manipulate small instruments, supplies, and equipment with efficiency, dexterity, and exceptional hand-eye coordination • Physical Requirements: Mostly sitting, standing, and/or bending for extended periods of time
Join our mission to give America a healthy mouth.
Aspen Dental practices are bringing affordable, quality care to communities that need it. From small towns to city suburbs. And everywhere in between. By joining Aspen Dental, you’re not just taking a job. You’re getting a great opportunity to make a major difference in patients’ lives, and to enjoy a career with better support, more income, and f...aster growth.
Aspen Dental provides comprehensive career benefits
At Aspen Dental, we provide a wide range of benefits to our team members to support their health, financial future and other needs outside work.
Health Coverage and Assistance
Team members working more than 32 hours per week are eligible for Aspen Dental’s group health insurance, with plan options for individuals and families.
In addition, all team members and their families receive deeply discounted dental services at any Aspen Dental location.
We also offer an Employee Assistance Program to provide confidential counseling on substance abuse, mental health, financial issues or other personal matters.
For eligible team members, Aspen Dental offers both disability and life insurance.
Savings and Security
All team members can take advantage of our 401(k) plan to help save for retirement and reduce their taxes. Participants receive a matching company contribution following one year of employment.
We offer flexible spending accounts, allowing you to place pretax wages in a personal account for medical expenses or child care.
Plus, team members get special discounts from our retail partners such as Verizon, AT&T, Dell and Harden Furniture.
Paid Time Off
All eligible team members get paid time off for vacation, sick days and personal time. Your position will define your eligibility, while your amount of vacation time is based on length of service.