8 days old
2018-01-122018-02-11

Dental Hygienist - Part Time

Yakima Medical-Dental Clinic
Yakima, Washington 98901
  • Job Status
    Part Time


Location
Yakima Medical-Dental Clinic

City
Yakima


Employment duration:

Part time

Exempt Status:

Non-exempt


Dental Hygienists provide periodontal treatment to patients and increase the efficiency of the clinic by performing expanded duties, as allowed by law and as directed by the dentists. You may also assist in dental health projects within the community.

This is a part-time, as needed position, which means the work schedule varies. Working in this position gives you the opportunity to build relationships with the clinic staff. It is ideal if you are looking for additional income and have a flexible schedule.

Qualifications

  • Education: Graduation from a Dental Hygiene school.
  • Experience: Supervisory experience preferred.
  • Licenses/Certificates/Registration: Current WA State dental hygiene license. Current CPR Certification within 3 months of employment.
  • Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Required: Knowledge of established hygiene concepts; basic computer knowledge and skill. Complete understanding of and skilled in the delivery of dental anesthetic and placing restorations; understanding of medical/emergency procedures. Effectively manage patient fears and apprehensions; communicate effectively with clinic personnel and patients of all ages including children; work well with others. Considerable dexterity and coordination. Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.


About YVFWC

Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic serves more than 140,000 people across 19 medical clinics, 10 dental clinics, and 57 programs in two states. We are Level 3 Certified as a Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH). With integrated services including medical, dental, pharmacy, orthodontia, primary care nutritional counseling, autism screening, and primary care behavioral health, YVFWC's patient-centered model of care offers patients the full-spectrum of care. Recognizing social determinates of health, we also have community programs that offer assistance with employment and training, afterschool education, rental and shelter assistance, energy assistance, weatherization, HIV and AIDS counseling and testing, home visits, and four mobile medical/dental clinics.

Working at YVFWC

Working at Farm Workers Clinic means being the passionate champion for those who have no voice. It means having the opportunity to work with underserved populations and with peers committed to the same work.

At Farm Workers Clinic:

  • We will consistently TRUST one another to work for the common good.
  • We will foster INTEGRITY by demonstrating ethical behavior and insisting on doing what we say we will do.
  • We will demonstrate TRANSPARENCY by being candid and truthful no matter the risk.
  • We will create PARTNERSHIPS to strengthen ourselves and our community.
  • We will fight for JUST TREATMENT for all individuals.
  • We will let JOY in.
  • We have the COURAGE to be an agent of change and refuse anything short of excellence.


Our mission celebrates diversity. We are committed to equal opportunity employment.






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