Meridian Health Services
  • 46016, IN, USA
  • Hourly
  • Fee for Service
  • Dentistry
  • Not a Benefit Eligible position

Want to make a difference in someone's life?

Join the Meridian Health Services team serving the community for over 35 years. We are a progressive healthcare organization specializing in "whole person" health integrating physical, mental, and social well-being.  

Meridian Health Services is currently seeking a part-time Dental Hygienist for our Madison County Community Health Center located in Anderson, Indiana. This is a great opportunity to make an impact in the lives of others.  

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Obtains preliminary dental history, makes observations, assessments and records appropriate findings.
  • Prepares patient for the complete dental examination by the dentist.
  • Maintains and reviews patient records, charts, and other pertinent information.
  • Interviews and advises patients regarding dental hygiene, tooth decay prevention, gum disease, etc.
  • Scales teeth.
  • Refers patients as appropriate.
  • Recommends community resources to meet patient and family needs.
  • Provides monitoring and continuity of care between clinic visits as required.
  • Remains current in advanced practice changes within area, and where relevant, translates these findings into clinical practice.
  • Follows infection control guidelines and ensures adherence to OSHA and CLIA protocols due to potential exposure to blood and body fluids.
  • Participates in the development and implementation of PCER guidelines.
  • Demonstrates ongoing professional growth through participation in relevant educational endeavors and appropriate associations.
  • Maintains CPR certification and re-licensure requirements.
  • Maintains patient confidentiality.
  • Attends and participates in meetings and in-services as required. Serves on committees as requested.
  • Complies with all agency policies and procedures concerning corporate compliance including privacy of protected health information.
  • Performs related work as required and other duties as assigned. 

We are seeking candidates with the following qualities:

  •  Education:  Degree from an accredited dental hygiene program.
  •  Experience:  Experience in a community health dental clinic setting preferred.
  •  Certificate/License:  Possession of an Indiana State Dental Hygiene License. 

Meridian Health Services provides the following benefits: 

  • Health, dental, vision plans
  • 401k with company contribution
  • Voluntary benefits, including critical illness, short term disability, etc.
  • Generous PTO plan
  • Wellness plan
  • Professional development funds
  • Paid Holidays
  • Life balance oriented organization 

Drug screen, extensive background check, and fingerprinting are required. 

Meridian Health Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V) and also participates in E-Verify.




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