Department Name: 7A880:Division of Public Health Dent
The person in this position will provide patient scheduling, patient registration and exceptional customer service for patients, visitors, vendors, and the community at large accessing services at the UK Dental Clinic in (Marshall County) Benton, KY.
The successful candidate occasionally provide 4 handed dental assisting.
Strongly prefer excellent computer skills and previous reception or front-desk experience in a dental or medical office working with adults, children, and special needs patients; attention to detail and accuracy; ability to work in a busy environments; excellent customer service to all internal and external customers; and computer experience including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Prefer candidate with knowledge of dental terminology and procedures, billing procedures, and knowledge of electronic clinical patent management software systems; proven experience working with internal and external customers in a positive and professional manner; Medical/Dental Office & dental assisting experience preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.