Dental Insurance Coordinator Resume Sample

Updated: March 30, 2018

The most influential document in a job application set should be the resume.

Since the resume has the most information, it is essential to put in much thought and effort into writing it.

Here is a format that you can use:

 

 

 

Dental Insurance Coordinator Resume Example

 

 

Hannah Austin
637 Ole Road, Olympia, WA 80021
(000) 999-9999
[email protected]


DENTAL INSURANCE COORDINATOR

SUMMARY
Dental insurance coordinator, with 11 years of experience in providing in-depth support for all credentialing and insurance-related functions of a busy dental support facility. Proficient in coordinating and processing insurance claims, and handling communication with insurance carriers.

PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCIES

• Benefits Coordination • Insurance Liaison • Tracking
• Case Notes Creation • Authorizations Obtainment • Referrals Management
• Appointments Scheduling • Medical Necessity Reviews • Denials Prevention
• Patient Relations • Payment Arrangements • Benefits Obtainment

KEY ACHIEVEMENTS
• Successfully had all 102 claims paid for an entire dental facility, within the provided deadline.
• Introduced the concept of medical necessity reviews, making it easier for the support facility to handle claims payment.
• Implemented a claims tracking system, which proved to be 75% more efficient than the one already in place.
• Singlehandedly created and maintained effective liaison with 55 insurance companies, resulting in increased ease in obtaining insurance denial and payment information.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Dental Insurance Coordinator
The Support Agency, Olympia, WA | 2013 – Present
• Obtain patients’ insurance coverage information and demographics, and educate them on their coverage, benefits, and copays.
• Discuss payment arrangements, and complete patient cost estimate forms.
• Estimate insurance coverage, based upon diagnosis, and provide patients with solid information regarding out of pocket payments.
• Verify insurance plans by using available methods, including payer websites.
• Coordinate efforts with insurance companies to determine statuses of claims.
• Obtain reasons for claims denials, and refile claims to ensure that they get paid.
• Respond to patients’ questions regarding payments and insurance coverages.
• Ascertain that all patients’ information is filed correctly, and is handled confidentially.

Dental Front Desk Representative
Fenway Health, Olympia, WA | 2008 – 2013
• Greeted patients as they arrived at the facility, and inquired into their purpose of visit.
• Assisted patients in determining the type of dental services they needed, and acquired necessary demographic information.
• Scheduled appointments for patients, and ensured that proper follow-up was maintained.
• Contacted insurance companies to inquire about statuses of dental claims admitted by the facility.
• Oversaw the overall cleanliness and maintenance of the dental facility, according to established standards.

EDUCATION
Olympia High School, Olympia, WA – 2005
High School Diploma