Dental Hygienist Jobs in Friday Harbor, 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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Didg A'lic Wellness Center - Anacortes, WA (19 miles from Friday Harbor, WA)
Wellness Center Dental Hygienist in Anacortes, Washington Job Title:Dental HygienistDepartment:didg?alic? Wellness Center Swinomish Development AuthoritySummary:The didg?alic?...
2 days ago
Lopez Island, WA (9 miles from Friday Harbor, WA)
Team-Oriented family dental practice searching for experienced or newly graduated hygienist who wants to be an integral part of a fantastic dental team. Candidate should have a strong work ethic,...
8 days ago
Anacortes, WA (19 miles from Friday Harbor, WA)
Our office in beautiful Anacortes is looking to hire a friendly, professional hygienist. Four days/ week available. If you are interested in hearing more about the position, please submit your...
9 days ago
Friday Harbor, WA
DENTAL HYGIENIST WANTED Our dental practice is looking for a skilled and dedicated dental hygienist to join our team. Island Dental is looking for a hygienist 1 2 days per week....
14 days ago
Anacortes, WA (19 miles from Friday Harbor, WA)
Dental Hygienist Position (Anacortes) compensation: DOE employment type: employees choice QR Code Link to This Post Our office has full and part-time availability for a dental hygienist....
28 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 Friday Harbor, WA

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Friday Harbor, WA 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 Friday Harbor, WA
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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