Community Health and Dental Care in Pottstown is seeking an experienced Dental Hygienist, (Public Health Hygienist, preferable), to work with their growing Dental team.
• Responsible for providing preventive and therapeutic services to our diverse patient population including, patient education and care, charting, and follow-up.
• Perform clinical procedures within the scope of hygiene practice, including thorough and gentle prophylaxis, scaling, root planning and selective polishing when medically necessary, expose radiographs as prescribed by dentist, apply topical fluoride as appropriate.
• Provide patient instruction and demonstrate when necessary, as delegated by dentist.
Minimum of one year experience as a Hygienist and licensed to practice Dental Hygiene in PA.
Community Health and Dental Care was formed through the generous funding of the Pottstown Area Health and Wellness Foundation along with various local businesses. Our doors opened in October 2008 with 39 medical and dental patients seen that first week. As of April 2012, we now provide care to almost 10,000 patients and counting! As a non-profit community health center, we have been organized to become the patient’s medical home for preventive care and to promote overall well-being, thus reducing the number of emergency room visits.