Modern Hygienist

5 things that will make you stand out and get a raise
5 things that will make you stand out and get a raiseDentists closely watch their bottom line. As practice owners, the first priority is patient care, followed by keeping overhead down. So when hygienists ask for a raise, doctors immediately think, “How much is that going to cost me for the year and is it really worth it?”
The top 13 freakiest dental horror stories
The top 13 freakiest dental horror storiesGhosts are scary. Ghouls are scary. But these creepy apparitions have nothing on some of the terrifying things that happen in the dental practice.
5 reasons being a dental hygienist is harder than you might think
5 reasons being a dental hygienist is harder than you might thinkDental hygienists are often discounted in their role as healthcare professions by the public. Nor is the public aware of the schooling it takes to become a dental hygienist. Even further, many don’t understand how physically demanding dentistry is, despite the fact it looks like we are just sitting there.
The top 5 survival tips for dental hygiene school
The top 5 survival tips for dental hygiene schoolIn order to become a dental hygienist there are many steps you must take. One of these many steps is completing dental hygiene school, which takes a lot of hard work, sweat and tears. If you want to stay on top, you should follow these top five survival tips for dental hygiene school.
5 more infection control mistakes you might not realize you're making
5 more infection control mistakes you might not realize you're makingAre you up to date on the latest infection control practices — or is your practice making mistakes?
2016 Annual State of Dental Hygiene survey: Part I
2016 Annual State of Dental Hygiene survey: Part IModern Hygienist conducted its first Annual State of Dental Hygiene survey to see how hygienists felt about the profession.
2016 Annual State of Dental Hygiene survey: Part II
2016 Annual State of Dental Hygiene survey: Part IIModern Hygienist conducted its first Annual State of Dental Hygiene survey to see how hygienists felt about the profession.
2016 Annual State of Dental Hygiene survey: Part III
2016 Annual State of Dental Hygiene survey: Part IIIModern Hygienist conducted its first Annual State of Dental Hygiene survey to see how hygienists felt about the profession.
5 fascinating questions dental hygienists asked Kara RDH in August
5 fascinating questions dental hygienists asked Kara RDH in AugustAs the founder of dentalhygieneanswers.com, Kara Vavrosky has heard a lot of questions this month. Here is the latest installment of some of the ones that stuck out the most to her.
5 interesting questions hygienists asked Kara RDH in July
5 interesting questions hygienists asked Kara RDH in JulyAs the founder of dentalhygieneanswers.com, Kara Vavrosky has heard a lot of questions this month. Here are some more of the ones that stuck out the most to her.