Jefferson Healthcare (www.jeffersonhealthcare.org) is seeking a skilled Dental Hygienist to join our brand new Dental Clinic team! This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a new and growing service line within Jefferson Healthcare. If you care about being part of an incredible community, giving the best patient care, and having fun at work, come check us out!
Who are you?
You have a passion for community care.
You take the initiative, love teamwork and are self-motivated.
You are new grad OR highly experienced, we are open to all!
Love the basics, we aren't doing any expanded dentistry at this clinic.
What can we offer you?
$3000 sign-on bonus!!
A benefits package that ranks in the top 1% in the state benefits will only cost you $89/paycheck and we cover co-pay, deductible, AND co-insurance for all medical services done at Jefferson Healthcare!
Paid Time Off, retirement and more!
An amazing work environment and the opportunity to provide care to an underserved population!
A Little Bit About Us
Jefferson Healthcare is a DNV accredited, fully integrated health care system, with numerous accreditations and awards. We are the primary healthcare provider for more than 25,000 residents of East Jefferson County on the Olympic Peninsula. Jefferson Healthcare employees over 600 employees and is the largest employer in Jefferson County. We are a critical access, public hospital district providing services to residents of east Jefferson County. It is operated as a municipal corporation with five elected commissioners who oversee the district's operations. We recently received a 90% on our employee survey on "I would work here again."
Port Townsend has been named as one of the coolest small towns in America ... with good reason. There are festivals almost every weekend, endless recreational/hiking/skiing/sailing activities, great places to eat, and a strong and vibrant community feel. National Geographic calls Port Townsend "one of the most sophisticated places west of Seattle" and we continue to receive awards year after year, such as 25 Coolest Towns in America: 2018 (Matador), 2015 Best Small Towns in America (Smithsonian Magazine), 50 Safest Cities in Washington (Safewise.com), and 16 Best Places to Live in the US in 2015 (nearby Port Angeles by Outdoors Magazine).
Promotes oral health by providing dental prophylaxis, oral cancer screenings, and providing oral health education to patients. Charting of oral conditions, recording periodontal measurements and making recommendations to patients for good home care.
Education and/or Experience:
Graduate from accredited Dental Hygiene Program
Current CPR/BLS Healthcare Provider Required
Current Dental Hygiene License in Washington State
3+ years' experience preferred
*A current resume and cover letter are required for full consideration*
1.0 FTE, 40 hours/week; variable days and shifts
If you are looking to work with an exceptional team of professionals, we encourage you to consider Jefferson Healthcare. Work where your talent is truly appreciated.
To apply for this position and future positions, please visit our website at www.jeffersonhealthcare.org and select "Careers" located on the "About Us" tab. This position will remain open until filled.
Internal Number: 19-05-11-183
About Jefferson Healthcare
About US – Jefferson Healthcare Jefferson Healthcare is the only ISO 9000 accredited system on the northern Olympic Peninsula and is also DNV accredited while operating as a fully integrated health care system. The hospital is a 25-bed, critical access care hospital that has complete coverage by 24 hour hospitalists, has top rated surgical services and includes an emergency room, lab services, swing bed unit, the latest in digital imaging including new 3D mammography equipment and a comprehensive array of physical, speech and occupational rehabilitation therapies.Jefferson Healthcare was one of the first five hospitals in the Washington to be designated Baby Friendly by the World Health Organization. Jefferson Healthcare has a full service orthopedic clinic and an oncology clinic administering infusion services of chemotherapy, immunotherapy and other treatments. The Medical Short Stay includes wound care, sleep medicine, Coumadin and anti-coagulation services. We provide Wellness programs, a broad range of support groups and community education programs.Jefferson Healthcare has nine clinics throughout the county and a nationally recognized award winning Home Health service provide...r and Hospice office. The primary care clinics are located near the hospital in Port Townsend and in Port Ludlow and Quilcene. The primary care clinics provide pediatrics, family medicine, obstetrics, women’s health, and urgent care. We also have a Specialty Clinic that provides pulmonary care, urological surgery and pelvic floor reconstruction and cardiology care services.Jefferson Healthcare has been recognized as a Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of the country's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization.Jefferson Healthcare is a public hospital district providing services to residents of east Jefferson County. It is operated as a municipal corporation with five elected commissioners who oversee the district’s operations.