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Front Office Assistant- Dental

position type: full-time salary range: To Be Determined Based on Experience department: Dental county: Humboldt County location: Arcata
open date: February 12th 2020 closing date: March 1st 2020 notes: All are welcome to apply. In accordance with 42 CFR 136.42 American Indian Preference will be given. attachment: Please download this PDF

Job Description

We are looking for a competent dental assistant who will make the dentist’s office more efficient and pleasant for clients. You’ll ensure excellent customer service and resolve clients request in a timely manner. You should be able to follow instructions and respect dental office regulations. You will receive and schedule patients for the Dental Section. You’ll operates multi-line telephone system to answer incoming calls and directs callers to appropriate person or section. Responsibilities include: Greet clients and visitors. Customer service skills to include; listening closely to client, provide clear verbal communication, ability to empathize with client, and understanding of organizational protocol and guidelines. Provide appointment scheduling for all dental providers. Keeps schedules full with current protocols. Sort, route, and file various documents and paperwork. Take payment and assist clients with financial arrangements and process credit card transactions according to established UIHS fiscal policies and fee schedule Necessary skills include: Good computer skills Excellent communication and people skills Attention to detail Well-organized and reliable High school diploma required; Dental Office experience is preferred

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