Altima Dental Canada INC

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Altima Dental Canada Inc.

Northern Dental (an affiliate of Altima Dental) is currently hiring a Permanent Full-Time, enthusiastic and energetic Registered Dental Hygienists to join our team of professionals at our clinic in Sault Ste Marie, Ontario.

* *Mondays to Thursdays or Tuesdays to Fridays with occasional Saturdays from 8AM-6PM **

**Bonuses available + Moving Allowance**

***Starting Immediately ***

Students are welcome to complete their practicum here, we are open to hire while awaiting board exam results!

Duties:

  • Consistently meets Altima’s accepted clinical standards of practice requirements for Oral Cancer Screenings, periodontal disease management and Periodic Comprehensive Oral Examinations.
  • Ensures that patients receive optimal hygiene treatment based on clinical findings and their goal for comprehensive oral health.
  • Provides findings, recommends a course of treatment and works in partnership with patients and families to achieve desired appropriate health outcomes. Co-creates a hygiene care plan using agreed upon interventions. Regularly monitors and adjusts each plan to ensure goals are achieved and the plan remains appropriate to the patient’s condition and/or abilities.
  • Supports all departments in the dental centre and the Altima group by aligning individual contributions with those of the team and group. Shares needed information with others in a timely and efficient manner.

Qualifications:

  • Successfully completed a recognized dental hygiene program
  • A minimum of 1-2 years working experience as a Hygienist
  • Current registration with the CDHO
  • Experience with Dentrix is considered an asset
  • Current CPR and First Aid training
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; written and verbal, an ability to make patients feel comfortable and at ease.