Dental Health Aides

Instructor Dr. Mary Williard with Jana Schuerch, Shannon Hardy, Trisha Patton and Kate Kohl. Photo courtesy of ANTHC.
Instructor Dr. Mary Williard with 2011 DHAT graduates: Jana Schuerch, Shannon Hardy, Trisha Patton and Kate Kohl. Photo courtesy of ANTHC.

The Dental Health Aide Therapist (DHAT) program is expanding!

Do you like working closely with young people? Do you like to help people?

Do you like travel? Village life? A good full-time indoor job? Are you skilled with your hands?

Would you like a key role in building a better future for our children?

Only four full scholarships will be awarded by YKHC for the 2-year DHAT education program beginning August, 2014.

Application deadline is February 7, 2014. Benefits, stipend, and 4-year payback obligation apply.
For more information about the educational program, visit http://depts.washington.edu/dentexak

Position Summary:

Please click here to apply for the DHAT student opportunity!

As a student, attend all classes and clinical experiences as directed, for one year in Anchorage, and one year in Bethel. Provide clinical dental services within an individually designed scope of practice. Successfully complete the course of education and graduate from the program. Download PDF Flyer here DHAT Patton 8.5 x 11.

For more information, please contact Trisha Patton, DHAT, at (907) 427-3500 or e-mail Trisha_Patton@ykhc.org

DHAT Program
Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation