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Dental Hygienist

Preventive care with a touch.

Preventive care with a touch.

Officers In Action

A Message from Chief Health Services Officer CAPT Bunnell

Becoming a health services officer in the USPHS Commissioned Corps
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Bachelor’s of science degree in dental hygiene from a program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association (ADA)
Current, unrestricted, and valid dental license from any U.S. state, Washington D.C., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, or Guam
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Career advancement and pay increases with years of service
Health and dental care at low or no cost
Mobility between government agencies
Tax-free housing and meal allowances
Financial support for education through the Post-9/11 GI Bill
Retirement pension plan
Flexibility to work in a variety of settings
College Loan Repayment
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