Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Dental Hygienist

Akron, Ohio

Job Description

Shift Information: Day Job

Monday - Friday / Varied

PRN/On Call

Office Hours are Mon-Fri 8am-4:30; this position only covers call-offs.


Position Summary:


Provides age-appropriate oral health care, dental health education, and remediable intraoral procedures to patients from age birth to 21 years (and selected adults) in the hospital clinic, as prescribed by the dentist.  



  • High School diploma or equivalent AND graduate of an accredited dental hygiene school required 
  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Must have passed the National & the North East Regional Board exams 
  • Licensed to practice in the State of Ohio 
  • CPR certified 
  • Six months experience preferred
  • Ability to use computer, applicable software, and other office equipment
  • Strong attention to detail and concentration skills required

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