public health dental hygienist resume example with 20+ years of experience

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Professional Summary

Independent, problem solving, dental hygiene professional with experience in program planning, development, implementation and evaluation. Enjoys educating patients and health care providers about personal dental care and preventive techniques.


NC Dental Hygiene License # 1341

NC Driver's License # 3460959

Skill Highlights
  • Experienced educator for all ages
  • Skilled communicator
  • Program analyzer
  • Experienced coordinator & facilitator
  • Trained dental assessor
Education and Training
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC Expected in 1990 MPH : Health Policy & Administration - GPA :
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC Expected in 1977 Bachelor of Science : Dental Hygiene - GPA :
Professional Experience
State Of North Carolina - Public Health Dental Hygienist
Washington, NC, 1978 - 11/2011

Provided program planning, implementation & evaluation for a multi county area for state dental program,

Provided dental health education to all ages of the community,

Provided dental health education to select dental providers,

Provided dental health education to nursing home patient care aides,

Provided oral health assessments for nursing home residents,

Coordinated special projects for local Dental Society,

Provided dental health assessments to all kindergarten & fifth grade students in multi county area,

Provided follow-up and facilitated patient treatment for referred students.

Columbian Basin Health Association - Dental Hygienist
Othello, WA, 08/1977 - 11/1977

Gathered and recorded medical and dental histories and vital signs of patients. Scaled, polished and applied fluorides. Charted conditions of decay and disease to prepare for diagnosis and treatment by dentist. Educated patients about proper oral hygiene and prevention of dental diseases.Properly sterilized dental equipment and examination rooms in accordance with infection control policies. .

Community Service

-WCTS-NWHS Alumni & Friends Association Inc.-Served in various positions over the past 30 years. National President, Secretary, currently National Treasurer and Secretary of the Board of Directors. Through these positions have provided strategic planning, organizational fund raising & program management.

-Served as PTA President at all of sons' schools.

-Governor's Council on Sickle Cell served for 4 years

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School Attended

  • University of North Carolina
  • University of North Carolina

Job Titles Held:

  • Public Health Dental Hygienist
  • Dental Hygienist


  • MPH
  • Bachelor of Science

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