Job Summary: Responsible for reviewing, processing, and tracking dental exams until dental treatment has been completed. Provide ongoing coordination of individual treatment plans. Update applicable military databases. Answer and trouble shoot questions and phone calls as they arise. Determine if Dental Consultant review is necessary.
Qualifications: Dental Hygiene Degree or Dental Assisting Diploma and 1 year similar or related work and /or applicable military experience OR a minimum of 3 years of Dental Assisting experience in a high pace dental office setting. Knowledge of dental terminology, dental procedures, and the ability to interpret radiographs, as well as intermediate knowledge of Microsoft office programs is required. Knowledge of CDT codes and experience in using a multi-line telephone is preferred.
Qualified candidates will have the ability to recognize inconsistencies in data and be able to perform detailed work with a high degree of accuracy. The ability to prioritize tasks and work independently in a fast paced environment is required. Strong written and verbal communication skills along with strong decision making, analytical thinking, multi-tasking and time management skills are also required.
National Career Readiness Certificate preferred.
Number of Openings: Two
Please note: In order to be considered for these positions, you must be able to obtain an SF86 Position of Trust which is only available to U.S. Citizens.
Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. CT on Tuesday, March 5, 2013.
LHI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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