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Fiscal Associate Dental Interpreter (Spanish) - Health

Date: Feb 9, 2021

Location: Wichita, KS, US

Company: Sedgwick County

Department:  Health Dept. 

Pay:  $13.30 per hour 

Work Schedule: M - F, 8AM - 5PM 

This is a shared position with Children’s Dental Clinic and Healthy Babies. Interprets for the Dental Program in an office setting, and community setting, as needed. Responsible for data entry and must insure client confidentiality at all times. Bilingual staff will interpret as needed. Provides clerical support and customer service work in in both departments.

Data Entry.

  • Timely process client data to include patient demographics, personal information, and insurance information within the 72 hour guidelines.
  • Accurately inputs all client data information into KIPHS/PH Clinic for the purpose of grant reporting, billing, CVR, and demographic information required.
  • Tracks the timely submission of daily itineraries by home visitors and ensures that all errors on itineraries are reported to the appropriate supervisor to be corrected for billing integrity.
  • Verification of Medicaid and HealthWave coverage in KMAP for all new referrals and active clients.
  • Transcribing data at school screenings.

Customer Service.

  • Courteously and professionally handles interactions with internal and external clients.
  • Answer telephone inquiries with general program information.
  • Refer callers to appropriate service providers.
  • Will assist with front desk duties when receptionist/assistant has a patient.

Spanish Interpreter.

  • Demonstrate proficiency in both verbal English and verbal Spanish.
  • Interpret quickly, effectively, accurately, and impartially.
  • Convert concepts in the source language to equivalent concepts in the target language.
  • Relay the style and tone of the original language.
  • Interpret information for phone calls and in-person visits and community settings as needed.

 

Minimum Qualifications: Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent, including supplemental coursework in bookkeeping, accounting, or health care records. One year experience in fiscal work, billing, and/or customer service in a health care environment. Fluent in verbal and written Spanish, as verified by testing by the Language Line.

It is the policy of Sedgwick County not to discriminate in its programs or services provided to the general public, including employment and all other activities, on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, disability, veteran status or any other similarly protected status. Sedgwick County is committed to making the application, interview, and pre-employment testing process accessible to persons with disabilities. If you wish to volunteer information regarding any special assistance you may need, please notify Human Resources by phone at (316) 660-7050, TDD (Kansas Relay at 711 or 800-766-3777). Do not use this phone number for employment questions. This number is provided only for those requiring ADA assistance. You will be contacted should the department feel that you are a qualified candidate.


Nearest Major Market: Wichita

Job Segment: Clerical, Interpreter, Translation, Data Entry, Administrative, Bilingual