Vista Community Clinic is a private, non-profit, multi-specialty outpatient clinic providing care in a comprehensive, high quality setting. Located in San Diego, Orange and Riverside counties, we work to advance community health and hope by providing access to premier health services. We are looking for dedicated, motivated, enthusiastic team players who want to make a difference in the community. Our competitive compensation and benefits program includes health, dental, vision, company-paid life, flexible spending accounts and a 403(B) plan, for eligible employees. VCC is an equal opportunity employer.
Complete dental hygiene assessments, develop, plan and implement direct dental hygiene care plan. Provide oral health education, counseling, health screenings, and associated services to patients. Under the general supervision of a qualified dentist, participate in the preventive and therapeutic dental treatment of patients by performing oral prophylaxis, scaling, root planning, applying topical fluorides, therapeutic and subgingival agents for the control of caries and periodontal disease. Take and develop radiographs; set up instruments and other equipment, sterilize instruments. Utilize established dental hygiene protocol and procedures to control oral disease and help patients achieve and maintain optimal oral health.