Overview

Founded in 1967, Waikiki Health is a nonprofit, Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that offers a Patient-Centered Medical Home targeting our community’s most vulnerable populations. Our clinical and program sites provide holistic care in welcoming, supportive, and nonjudgmental environments. Waikiki Health’s mission is to provide quality medical and social services that are accessible and affordable for everyone, regardless of ability to pay.

Our Values

●     We are committed to providing the highest quality care and services to our island community.

●     We believe that respect is the foundation of our interpersonal relationships.

●     We maintain empathy and kindness, treating everyone as ohana.

●     We are creative and flexible in meeting community needs.

●     We will help empower others to reach their highest potential.

●     We are accountable to the community we serve and to each other.

 

Waikiki Health is seeking a part-time Dental Hygienist.

Pay rate for this role is $7,975.96 monthly

Schedule: 2-3 full days/week

 

Benefits

●     Health insurance (Employee only) 100% premium paid once eligible.

●     13 Paid holidays

●     Parking included

●     403(b) Retirement Plan Participation effective within 4 weeks of employment

●     Matching is offered once eligible with a 3-year vesting period

Perks

●     HOLO Bus Pass benefits

●      BIKI bike rental benefits

●     Company Shirt

 

​​Under the direction of a provider and/or director, the Dental Hygienist will assist and support the dentist in providing care and treatment of patients by taking radiographs when needed, periodontal probing and charting of soft tissue, providing oral prophylaxis, periodontal therapy and educating patients. The hygienist will also be expected to aid in maintaining dental instruments, equipment, and operatories when needed.​

 

Qualifications and abilities

·         Successful completion of a dental hygiene associates degree or higher from an institution accredited by the American Dental Association.

·         Current State of Hawaii Dental Hygiene license required as well as the current continuing education requirements to maintain licensure.

●     Ability to communicate effectively with patients, community members, and staff members.

●     Proficient in computer skills: typing, navigating through the internet and emails.

●     OSHA training.

●     CPR certified.

 

General Duties include but are not limited to

●     Prepares patients for treatment and maintains a steady patient flow Sets up operatories for procedure and breaks down operatories after patient treatment is completed.

●     Reviews patient health history, takes vital signs if deemed necessary, documents in patient record, and assures completion of forms and signatures.

●     Completes and follows up on patient referral forms.

●     Sterilizes, prepares, and maintains dental instruments, equipment, and supplies.

●     Takes preliminary impressions of patients’ teeth and pour models and trim casts when needed.

●     Other duties as assigned

 

*Waikiki Health requires proof of the following immunization; with or without reasonable accommodation: TB skin test or chest x-ray, Hep B (optional).

 

Interested candidates should apply through our ADP Workforce Now interface:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=d2354195-5aa4-430f-8772-667797e2561e&sid=V2Fpa2lraWg%3D&ccId=19000101_000001&type=MP&lang=en_US

 

Those requiring assistance are encouraged to reach out to our organization at (808) 922-4787. Visit our website for more information: www.waikikihealth.org

 

Waikiki Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth and pregnancy-related conditions), gender identity or expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws and ordinances

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