Dental Hygienist Jobs in Augusta, KS

Provide preliminary dental care. Dental hygienists operate outside dentist supervision to clean teeth, inspect patients for signs of oral disease or jaw/tooth problems, produce/interpret X-rays, and keep patients informed on positive oral health habits. They also track and maintain patient records and treatment plans. Depending on state regulations, additional duties may include sculpting and installing fillings and/or periodontal dressings.

Dental hygienists must have a working knowledge of the factors influencing dental health—diet, for example—in order to properly educate patients. They are also highly proficient in interpersonal communication, as they interact with clients regularly.

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Dental Associates - Wichita, KS (16 miles from Augusta, KS)
We are seeking an experienced and motived full time dental hygienist to become part of our team. We are a busy four doctor office located on the west side of Wichita....
1 day ago
Midwest Dental - Augusta, KS
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist PART TIME It is better here. And we would love to tell you all the reasons why. We love hygienists....
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Midwest Dental - Augusta, KS
Registered Dental Hygienist PART TIME It is better here....
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Midwest Dental - Augusta, KS
Job Information Midwest Dental Dental Hygienist - Part Time in Augusta, Kansas Overview Registered Dental Hygienist PART TIME It is better here. And we would love to tell you all the reasons why....
15 days ago
Dental Associates - Wichita, KS (16 miles from Augusta, KS)
EVENING HYGIENIST We have an opening for an evening hygienist. We are a very busy office and have extended hours so we are open until 9p.m. The shift would be from 6 to 9 p.m. either on Tuesday,...
24 days ago

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Dental Medicine
The mouth is the window into human health. This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members...

Nitrous Oxide Course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists
Nitrous oxide course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists - Guide to Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Minimal Conscious Sedation or PAN Sedation: Theoretical Basis of Practice. By Dr Mark A. GillmanThis...

HIPAA for Dental Offices
This course is designed to provide a comprehensive look at HIPAA legislation and address its application within a dental office setting. To ensure the privacy of protected health information,...

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Augusta, KS

This is the average annual salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Augusta, KS as reported by the BLS.

$61,140

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Augusta, KS offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.6%)
  • High School or GED (5.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Hygienists in Augusta, KS
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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