Main Areas of Responsibility:
Performs a wide variety of administrative and/or dental clinic support functions in a UNMMG clinic including but not limited to direct service to patients either by phone or in person by conducting patient registration, verifying demographics, scheduling appointments, verifying insurance benefit/eligibility information, obtaining referral and prior authorizations with insurance carriers, performing patient check in/check out, and collecting co-pays.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
Assists in the performance of dental and radiography procedures; prepares and maintains dental equipment and supplies in accordance with established protocol, procedures, policies, and standards, and assists in the coordination of day-to-day patient administration, records management, and office support activities.
High school diploma or GED, Dental Assistant certificate from an accredited program, 2 years' directly related experience, current Certified Dental Assistant to include radiology license required. Verification of education and licensure (if applicable) will be required if selected for hire..