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Dental Hygienist - Registered (RDH)

Lynchburg, VA

Posted: 06/12/2024 Job Number: 1043616 Pay Rate: 80k/year - 100k/year

Job Description

​​New Grads and Part-Time Welcome!

Join our Integrated Healthcare Center and become a team member of the providers of Oral Healthcare, Primary Healthcare, Behavioral Healthcare, and many supporting departments as we provide access and care to the Tri-County area surrounding Lynchburg, VA.

By working at least 24 hours/week, our Dental Hygienist team members enjoy the following:

Comprehensive Benefits:

* 100% Employer paid Medical, Dental and Vision healthcare insurance

Life Insurance, a 403(b) Retirement Program with a 5% employer match, generous PTO including: Vacation, Sick, 7 paid holidays, 2 floating holidays

CME/Tuition Reimbursement, Role qualifies for NHSC and Federal Loan Forgiveness programs

EAP, FSA for both Medical and Dependent Care, and HSA


4x10's or 5x8's

30 - 40 hours/wk

7:30 am - 6:pm

No late nights or Saturdays

1 Column schedule


· $80k - $100k Salary, DOE

· Sign-on Bonus Available

· H1B Visa Sponsorship eligible


Kevin Jackson, Director

Oral Health Leadership and Provider Recruitment

UHC Solutions

3 Centerpointe Drive, Ste. 250

Lake Oswego, OR  97035

(503)  451-6773 Call/Text

Connect with me on LinkedIn 

Jaiden Cochenour, Recruiter

Oral Health Leadership and Provider Recruitment

UHC Solutions

3 Centerpointe Drive, Ste. 250

Lake Oswego, OR  97035

(971)-357-1115 Call/Text

Connect with me on LinkedIn



Job Description – Dental Hygienist


·       Completion of an accredited Dental Hygienist program

·       Possess a license to practice Dental Hygiene in the Commonwealth of Virginia or have the ability to be licensed upon hire

·       Previous experience in a dental setting is preferred

·       Ability to relate effectively with patients and staff

·       Possess or obtain a Basic Life Support certificate

·       Be able to work independently as a team member

General Description of Duties and Responsibilities:

The Dental Hygienist performs preventive dental procedures, including dental prophylaxis, scaling, radiographs, and sealants, as the dentist prescribes.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

Patient/Customer Relations:

Educates patients on dental disease and preventative home care, including brushing and flossing techniques.

Staff Relations/Team Building:

Consults with dentist and other members of the health care team as necessary. Acts to facilitate communication between the members of the health care team, including clinical and non-clinical staff.

Performs other necessary duties as required by the Health Center and as directed by the Dentist to meet the goal of providing oral health care services.

Clinical Duties:

Performs preventive dental care for patients as prescribed by the Dentist. This includes dental scaling, prophylaxis, fluoride treatment, taking appropriate diagnostic x-rays, and applying dental sealants.

Performs preliminary examination of patient’s dentition and gingiva, including charting existing restorations, any dental pathology, and measuring and recording periodontal pocket depths.

Performs suture removal.

Cleans instruments, performs tray set up and updates patient’s medical information in the EMR.

Physical attendance is an essential element of the job and necessary to perform the essential functions of the Dental Hygienist position.

Our Health Center’s Core Values: 
Employees must actively demonstrate dedication and commitment to the core values of the health center.

Respect – We value and respect each patient, their family, ourselves, and each other

Integrity – We are committed to doing the right thing every time

Excellence – We will pursue excellence each and every day in activities that foster teamwork, quality improvement, patient care, innovation, and efficiency 

Innovation – We value creativity, flexibility, and continuous improvement efforts
Teamwork – We understand that teamwork is the essence of our ability to succeed

Meet Your Recruiter

Kevin Jackson
Director of Oral Health Recruitment

Originally from Flint, Michigan, Kevin served in the US Army as a Military Police officer. After being discharged as a disabled veteran, Kevin returned to Michigan and obtained a degree in Criminal Justice. He then worked in the healthcare field for 13 years in fields including; EMS, ED and Private Practice. He also taught both clinical and administrative courses at two colleges in the Portland Metropolitan Area.

Kevin made a move from podium to recruiting in 2007 to assist professionals obtain and advance their careers and recognize their dreams. He has over 5 years’ experience in motivating recruitment teams to achieve excellence and process discipline, resulting in successful outcomes for both candidates and employers.

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