Dental Hygienist Jobs in Ferndale, WA

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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Anacortes, WA (24 miles from Ferndale, WA)
Anacortes Dental Care is offering a position for an ambitious addition to our Team. We are a well established practice with many recent updates in the latest equipment and technology. Prevention...
17 hours ago
Anacortes, WA (24 miles from Ferndale, WA)
We are in search of a part-time or full-time Registered Dental Hygienist to round out our fabulous team!...
4 days ago
Bellingham, WA (9 miles from Ferndale, WA)
We are looking for a FT dental hygienist. Why would you pick us over all the other offices who need hygienists right now?...
5 days ago
Nooksack, WA (13 miles from Ferndale, WA)
Ellis Dentistry is a privately owned, fast paced, high-tech dental practice. We are a fun-loving and hard-working team dedicated to giving our patients top quality, compassionate care. We are...
5 days ago
Ferndale, WA
Kelsey Ullsmith at Dentistry With Smiles has a rare opening available for the right person. We are a boutique dental practice that does not subscribe to any insurance carriers. All our care is fee...
6 days ago
Bellingham, WA (9 miles from Ferndale, WA)
We are looking for a full time, 4 days a week Hygienist to complete our team. Benefits include competitive wage, medical, 401k, paid time off and profit sharing through a bonus system. This...
9 days ago
Bellingham, WA (9 miles from Ferndale, WA)
Note - applicants must be a registered dental hygienist. Please visit our website if you would like to learn more about us: Thank you in advance for your interest!...
12 days ago
Blaine, WA (5 miles from Ferndale, WA)
Borderview Dental in Blaine, WA is looking for a registered dental hygienist to join our established yet growing practice....
13 days ago
Unity Care Nw - Bellingham, WA (9 miles from Ferndale, WA)
Job Information UNITY CARE NW Dental Hygienist $3,000 SIGN ON BONUS in Bellingham, Washington WHO ARE WE?...
20 days ago
Ferndale, WA
We are looking for a dental hygienist, as one of our current Hygienists of 40yrs would like to retire!...
20 days ago
Bellingham, WA (9 miles from Ferndale, WA)
Part Time Dental Hygienist Position Available at Nichols Family Dental We are a husband and wife team practicing out of a historic home in downtown Bellingham and we are looking to add another dental...
23 days ago
Bellingham, WA (9 miles from Ferndale, WA)
Bellingham Smiles is Seeking a Cheerful Polished Registered Dental Hygienist We are a busy and growing/fun and progressive/professional yet casual Dental Office with an immediate opening for a full...
27 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...

Complete Dental Hygienist Training Course
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Nitrous Oxide Course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists
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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Ferndale, WA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

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

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