Dental Hygienist Jobs in Ephrata, PA

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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Stynt - Lancaster, PA (10 miles from Ephrata, PA)
Associated topics: complete, condition, dental hygienist, hygienist, hygienst, mouth, polishing, prn, processing, rdh...
9 hours ago
Stynt - Reading, PA (17 miles from Ephrata, PA)
Associated topics: complete, condition, dental hygienist, hygienist, hygienst, mouth, polishing, prn, processing, rdh...
10 hours ago
Dental Care Alliance - Thorndale, PA (24 miles from Ephrata, PA)
Responsibilities Essential responsibilities include: Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of...
7 days ago
Aspen Dental - Ephrata, PA
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
9 days ago
Reading, PA (17 miles from Ephrata, PA)
Dental Hygienist (Wyomissing, PA) ( google map ) compensation: competitive salary based on experience employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Seeking full time registered Dental Hygienist...
13 days ago
Smilebuilderz - Lancaster, PA (10 miles from Ephrata, PA)
Current PA registered dental hygienist license Current CPR certification Anesthesia license preferred...
30+ days ago
Smilebuilderz - Lancaster, PA (10 miles from Ephrata, PA)
We're in search of a compassionate, full-time dental hygienist to join this new team. As a Smilebuilderz RDH, you'll play a crucial role in providing prophy appointments and patient education....
60+ days ago
Smilebuilderz - Lancaster, PA (10 miles from Ephrata, PA)
Smilebuilderz, an award-winning and locally-owned dental practice, has PRN shifts available. Make your own schedule while providing the highest level of dental care with our community-focused...
60+ days ago
Smilebuilderz - Ephrata, PA
Current PA registered dental hygienist license Current CPR certification Anesthesia license preferred...
90+ days ago

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Dental Radiography: Radiation Protection in Dental Practice

Led by experts from Public Health Englands Dental X-ray Protection Service (DXPS), this course will improve your understanding of the requirements for radiation protection in dental practice...


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...

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Ephrata, PA

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

$72,230

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Ephrata, PA 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 (3.9%)
  • 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 Ephrata, PA
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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