Eisner Health is a quality-focused, non-profit community health center composed of over 400 employees dedicated to improving the physical, social, and emotional well-being of people in the communities we serve, regardless of income. Founded in 1920, Eisner provides a mental and dental home to over 48,000.
We are currently seeking a Dental Hygienist (RDH, RDHEF, or RDHAP) for an exciting, new oral health integration program. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting Eisner Health in increasing access to dental care for 0-5 year old and OB patients at various clinic locations in Downtown Los Angeles, Van Nuys, Panorama City, and Sherman Oaks. S/He will possess excellent interpersonal skills to interact effectively with professional colleagues, support staff, and patients. Eisner offers a flexible schedule, competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package.
Duties include (but are not limited to):
Performs visual dental exams and caries risk assessments.
Conducts dental prophylaxis.
Application of Fluoride Varnish.
Educates patients and parents in oral hygiene instruction, including anticipatory guidance.
Accurately records all pertinent information in the clinic EDR/EHR.
Works closely with dental and medical team members to coordinate needed services for patients.
Additional responsibilities may include providing dental hygiene services one day per week at one of the different clinic sites, as well as developing oral health training programs with the dental management team to train medical personnel.
Current California RDH/RDHAP/RDHEF license required.
Current CPR Certification.
Minimum 1-3 years experience in a dental practice.
Ability to travel to different clinic sites as required.
Proficient in English and Spanish highly desirable.
Available to work occasional evenings or Saturdays as needed.
Please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org