Tuesday , March 5 2024

Alberta Health Services Employment – Dental Hygienist

Website Alberta Health Services

Job Description:

As a Dental Hygienist, you will provide clinical oral health care services, health promotion and preventive educational programs. You will examine and chart oral conditions, assess periodontal status, analyzes and interpret client’s/patient’s condition to develop a client/patient centered diagnosis/assessment and treatment plan. You will provide public education regarding oral health. You will develop and provide in-service and training sessions; dental screening and preventive dental services to schools and participate in the development, implementation and evaluation of oral health programs.

Job Requirements:

  • Active or eligible for registration with the College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta (CRDHA).
  • Previous experience in outbreak management or case investigation/contact tracing.
  • Effective organizational, planning and time management abilities.
  • Demonstrates accountable, ethical practice and professionalism in working with clients, peers, and other health care providers, and the public in a culturally competent manner.
  • Demonstrates high flexibility and adaptability to change with high standards of professionalism and diligence with the ability to work in a fast paced, at times stressful, and challenging environment.
  • Ability to be self-directed and exercise strong independent clinical judgment. Effective negotiation and conflict resolution skills.
  • Demonstrated competency with computer applications to complete timely clinical documentation.
  • Strong skills in MS Office.
  • Experience in triaging, assessing and advising clients who present with varied and often complex issues and/or problems.

Job Details:

Company: Alberta Health Services

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Edmonton, AB, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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