At Midwest Dental, we are passionate about patient care and service. If you are
interested in building a career with people who work every day to be the best,
and whose work creates happy, healthy and loyal patients, Midwest Dental may be
the place for you.
We are proud to serve our hometown communities. Midwest Dental dentists,
hygienists and dental assistants serve the dental care needs of patients in 17
Do you possess a desire to serve others?
Do you flourish when you have a lot going on?
Do you often notice details that others miss?
As a Dental Assistant/Patient Service Representative with Midwest Dental, you
are a key contributor to making the dental practice run efficiently by being a
standout colleague and working together for phenomenal patient outcomes. As a
member of our team, you enjoy competitive pay, benefits, flexibility and
structure. You receive peer mentoring support, continuing education, internal
advancement opportunities and a culture that values and recognizes your
contribution. This role will support the practice with the overflow of dental
assistant duties as needed.
Schedule: Monday-Tuesday (8-5), Wednesday (8-4), and Thursday (8-5)
Enthusiastically greet and assist patients in person and via the telephone
Update patient charts and patient accounts
Schedule hygiene appointments maximizing provider’s schedule
Ask for patient referrals
Process new patient paperwork and accounts
Review patient insurance eligibility from managed care list
Create and maintain patient call list and utilize various scripting for patient
Ensure all provider charges are posted correctly
Confirm patient appointments
Prepare and process referrals
Process insurance submissions and pre-authorizations
Manage delinquent patient accounts and follow up patient complaints
Ensure office supplies are in stock as needed
Maintain a neat and professional environment
State certification/licensure as required to work as a Dental Assistant in MN,
active CPR and compliance with any other licensing or credentialing requirements
High School Diploma
Front desk experience in a medical or dental office.
Computer proficiency in Microsoft applications
General office equipment knowledge
Attention to detail and ability to complete tasks with a high degree of accuracy
Exceptional customer service skills
Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external customers
Dependable and reliable
In addition, this practice promotes both holistic and traditional care, which
the new employee must be comfortable promoting. CEREC experience and knowlege of
invisalign are a plus.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do
not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender,
sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.