Dental Opportunities - Front and Back Office

  • DDPG
  • Richmond, VA 23235, United States
  • Jan 24, 2017
Permanent-Full Time Other

Job Description

DENTAL OPPORTUNITIES - Front and Back Office Support Needed
Richmond Smile Center

Dental Assistant: The Dental Assistant supports the clinical treatment care of patients. Other functions include sustaining patient comfort, managing supplies, listening to patients' needs and educating them on dental procedures, working efficiently to maintain the doctor’s schedule, and adhering to all OSHA and safety policies and procedures. The Dental Assistant also organizes and maintains lab equipment, takes and develops x-rays, and provides comprehensive post-op dental procedures to patients. The ideal Dental Assistant candidate greets patients with excellent customer service and makes them feel comfortable in preparation for their examination and/or treatment and explains treatment options and dental conditions in a simple way that patients can understand. The Dental Assistant candidate has exceptional written and verbal communication skills, a superior knowledge of dentistry and dental terminology, a friendly outgoing demeanor and excellent organizational skills. The Dental Assistant position is full-time and compensation will be based upon experience.  Job Requirements: 2+ years of experience, active CPR, radiography certificate.

Practice Coordinator: The Practice Coordinator (PC) is responsible for scheduling, Re-Care program, presenting treatment plans/financials and effectively handling accounts receivable and insurance aging. The PC maintains and organizes all administrative functions in the front office, including reception tasks - receiving and distributing office mail and email, answering the office phone and distributing calls or messages accordingly, communicating patients' arrival promptly, managing administrative records and pulling/filing office charts among other duties. Job Requirements: 2 years dental office exp and 1 year accounts receivable experience.

Practice Administrator: The Practice Administrator (PA) is responsible for providing leadership, direction and administration of assigned dental practice to ensure operational and financial effectiveness. The PA is responsible for daily operations, policy and procedures, implementation and management. The PA is responsible for managing, organizing and maintaining the functions associated with operating the front office area including scheduling, presenting treatment and effectively handling Accounts Receivable. This position will also collaborate with the Regional Practice Administrator to provide feedback in order to improve operational and financial practices while ensuring an outstanding patient experience. The Practice Administrator takes on a leadership role, actively participates in dental practice activities and initiatives, encourages dental practice team members and proactively seeks ways to advance the dental practice. Job Requirements: 3-5 years dental office management experience.

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