Philosophy Statement Jessica Baise . . . A Career In Healthcare

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Philosophy Statement Jessica Baise

A career in healthcare has always been an interest of mine. Making a difference is someone?s health was a special aspect of my career choice. Dental Hygiene has been top of the list since I was a younger child. I was one of those children who loved going to the dentist. I was always intrigued by what was going on in the dentist office, whether it be the dentist, dental hygienist, or dental assistant. Becoming a young adult and noticing the appearance of others, the smile was and still is the first thing I notice on another individual. Everyone does not have the beautiful smile that society expects; so being the one to improve that and make a difference I feel is an awesome career choice. …show more content…

Patient education has become unlimited to me since I have been in dental hygiene school, however, there needs to be time allowed. Working for a practice that feels like family with their patients is important. I want to build that one on one relationship with my patients over the years. Having the up to date equipment and instruments that you need to perform the best dental hygiene care is another thing I will seek while looking for employment. Practices should follow a budget, but being up to date on new technology to better treat your patients could be the growth of a practice. Team work is a must, I have worked in a practice that had excellent team work and another that did not. I strongly feel without team work success is difficult. There are many charities in the world that need our help, working for a dentist that gives back to charity would be a heartfelt reason to become a part of that practice. There are many people who just cannot afford dental work. After working for a dentist who did no free or reduced price work at all, then working for one who did tons of free work or made things possible for patients to afford was definitely an eye opener for myself. Sharing the blessings that I have gained is something I want to do each day of my life. Goals are something that each individual should have, however, they can be short term or long term. My short term goal over the next year; I would like to

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