UnityPoint Health Dental Hygienist-Clayton Co VNA (Elkader, IA) in Elkader, Iowa
Located in Elkader, IA.
Work hours will be days, Monday - Friday, for 32 hours per pay period, and as needed.
Promote dental health as integral to total health.
Assist OH Coordinator to Initiate, develop, and implement programming specific to identified oral health needs within the community
Provide oral health education, screening/assessment, referral and care coordination.
Oversee completion of required dental health evaluation procedures, health education protocol, and referral process by trained VNA staff as per established guidelines; provides direct service as necessary.
Knowledge of social and economic forces relevant to the concepts of Community Health practice.
Working knowledge of health concepts.
Knowledge and skills in client assessment, education, referral, and care coordination.
Knowledge of dental community resources.
Knowledge of new trends and techniques in dentistry.
Experience with program implementation and evaluation.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues, other agencies, and the public.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualified candidates must have a 2 year degree in Dentaly Hygienist. Previous experience is preferred.
Requisition ID: 2020-82199
Street: 600 Gunder Rd NE
Name: 2030 Dubuque Visit Nurse Assoc
Name: Clayton County Public Health
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): .40
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: Days, Monday - Friday, for 32 hours per pay period.
External Company Name: UnityPoint Health
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org