Dental Treatment Coordinator

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Job Title:

Dental Treatment Coordinator

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

7A340: Dentistry-Faculty Patient Care

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Salary Range:


Type of Position:


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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

4 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

Occasionally lifting, pushing, pulling of objects < 50 lbs. Frequently working at a desk for long periods of time.


Monday – Friday; and Day Shift.

Job Summary:

This position will provide support to the UK College of Dentistry Faculty Patient Care Clinic. The primary responsibilities of this position are to coordinate patient care, provide educational materials to the patient and oversee prevention content for interactive patient educational experience, and provide support in the UK College of Dentistry Faculty Patient Care Clinic.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Excellent communication skills, attention to detail, Organized and can effectively manage responsibilities, Excellent verbal and written communication skills, confidentiality, positive attitude, good judgement, sound decision making.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

1. Experience as Licensed Practical Nurse or Medical Assistant/Technologist or similar health care experience, certification preferred. 2. Five years of experience in patient care coordination with at least two years of experience in patient scheduling utilizing computer systems. 3. Clinical research certification preferred. 4. Clinical expertise in the management of common medical conditions preferred. 5. High level of computer literacy. 6. Experience with axiUm software preferred.

Deadline to Apply:


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.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 5/1/2021
Application Due: 7/30/2021
Work Type: Full Time