This person will assist patients by scheduling appointments and providing explanations and translating information (in person, by phone, or by letter) concerning the dental clinic, charges, policies, and procedures. Registers patients and prepares new charts. Pulls charts for next day appointments and makes reminder calls to all scheduled appointments. Files charts away at end of the day.
Education: High School Diploma or GED.
Experience: Previous work in an office setting helpful.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Required: Bilingual English/Spanish (except Spokane); typing/computer skills; personable-likes to work with people; knowledge of dental terms and rudimentary skills preferred; and experience working in medical/dental offices preferred. Basic computer skill and knowledge required.
The Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic (YVFWC) is the largest community health center in the Pacific Northwest. We are dedicated to providing our patients with the highest quality care and offering them affordable health care options. YVFWC provides comprehensive medical, dental and social services in 15 Pacific Northwest communities. Our medical and dental services are complemented by behavioral health services, nutrition services, drug and alcohol treatment, an HIV/AIDS clinic, community health services, the Northwest Community Action Center (which provides employment, training, mentoring and other case management and referral services), and a mobile medical and dental unit.
Our mission celebrates diversity. We are committed to equal opportunity employment.
Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic
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