Provides oral health assessment, education and referral services to homeless men, women and children as an integral part of the interdisciplinary Health Care for the Homeless Team.
STATUS: Part Time (24 hours per week)
LOCATION: Mobile Health Reach
SCHEDULE: Monday - Friday (Day)
AAS Degree from an approved Dental Hygiene Program
Current License or Permit to practice Dental Hygiene in NYS OR must hold NYS Permit and obtain licensure within twelve (12) months of hire.
Valid New York State drivers license
One year experience in a dental office or clinic setting preferred.
Dental Hygiene: Provides complete dental oral prophylaxis removing calcareous deposits, accretions and stains, including scaling and root planning of exposed root surfaces, polishing teeth including existing restorations.
Sterilization & Maintenance: Clean and sterilize all dental instruments following proper procedures.
Documentation & Coordination: Maintain all patient records and update as necessary.
EDUCATION AAS: Dental Hygiene (Required) LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS DH - Licensed Dental Hygienist - New York State Education Department (NYSED); NYS DL - valid New York State Driver's License - New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (NYSDMV) Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS : M - Medium Work - Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects; Requires frequent walking, standing or squatting.