Park Dental

  • Insurance Verification Specialist

    Job Locations US-MN-Roseville
    ID
    2018-1428
  • Overview

    Park Dental is a dental group practice with more than 120 general dentists in 40 practice locations throughout the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. Our values are the same today as they were when we opened our first practice in 1972: patient-centered care, clinical excellence, integrity, respect, community, collaboration, and education. Park Dental has been active in the community through volunteer events such as Give Kids a Smile, the Heart Walk, and Mission of Mercy. If you are looking for a career that provides opportunities to grow personally and professionally, consider Park Dental — a company owned and led by doctors with a long history of serving patients in the Twin Cities.

     

    Responsibilities

    Job Summary: Support practices by completing patient preregistration and verifying insurance eligibility and benefits for all pre-scheduled appointments

     

    Essential Job Duties:

    • Verify insurance coverage, plan benefits, coverages, and limitations for scheduled patients
    • Interface with payers, patients and team members to obtain missing/invalid information
    • Update patient insurance profile as needed to ensure correct coverage attached to each account
    • Communicate changes in benefits or eligibility to practice team members
    • Update plan information in practice management system
    • Ensure insurance related tasks are performed accurately, efficiently, and timely to meet department and company goals
    • Function as the primary expert to explain patient insurance benefits to internal and external customers

    Personal and Professional Responsibilities:

    • Effectively communicate and develop a strong working relationship with the Doctors and all Team Members and promote teamwork through cooperative and professional behaviors
    • Create an environment which promotes trust, open communication, creative thinking, and team collaboration
    • Assume responsibility for personal professional growth through internal and external training opportunities and continuing education offerings
    • Follow and demonstrate commitment to the Park Dental policies, professional expectations, and Service Excellence Standards
    • Serve as an example and representative of the organization by demonstrating behaviors consistent with Park Dental and The Dental Specialists Mission, Vision, and Values

    Tools and Technology:

    • Experience using online eligibility tools and insurance company websites
    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word
    • Practice Management and dental EDI experience and knowledge

    Required Skills/Qualifications:

    • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
    • Strong phone and customer service skills
    • Self-motivated and have the capability to work independently
    • Detail oriented
    • Organized
    • Ability to multi task and prioritize assignments

    Education and Knowledge

     

    Minimum high school diploma, degree preferred, Familiarity with dental terminology is preferred, Experience verifying patient insurance benefits and eligibility is highly preferred.

     

    Park Dental is an equal opportunity employer.

    Work Schedule

    Monday through Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

    Company Information

    Benefits

    Park Dental offers competitive compensation, and generous benefits package including medical, vision, dental, PTO, holiday pay, 401k matching, and continuing education opportunities.

     

    Community

    Park Dental values being involved in the community through volunteer events, such as Minnesota Dental Association's Give Kids a Smile Day, the American Heart Association Heart Walk, and Minnesota Mission of Mercy. Each practice participates in events in their local communities too!

     

    About Park Dental

    Since 1972, Park Dental has been owned and led by our doctors who are passionate about providing the best patient-centered care. New team members receive comprehensive training and one-on-one mentoring to set you up for success. Our practices offer welcoming environments for patients, and are equipped with state of the art technology.

     

    "As a dental hygienist with Park Dental, we have the opportunity to engage patients in the process of improving and maintaining their oral health, which in turn leads to over-all health." -Berit Campbell, DH Mentor

     

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