Lake County, IL
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File #: 20-0074    Version: 1 Name: Dental Director's Report
Type: GC Agenda Item Status: GC Dental Director Report
File created: 1/2/2020 In control: Lake County Community Health Center Governing Council
On agenda: Final action:
Title: Dental Director's Report - Dr. Cockey
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Dental Director’s Report - Dr. Cockey



Dental Performance Data for FY 2019 (subject to final audit)                     2018                     2019

Scope of Service (procedures performed)                     40,557                     38,099

Overall Productivity                     15,190 encounters

Payer Mix

Commercial                     1.1%

Grants                     .45%

Managed Care                     59.96%

Uninsured                     37.89%

No Show Rate                     30.00%

No Show Rate - Dental Hygiene                     9.00%


2019 Highlights

                     Hired full-time provider for North Chicago; currently in orientation

                     Hired part-time provider for Belvidere/North Chicago; currently in orientation

                     Hired Dental Hygienist for Midlakes

                     Hired Dental Assistants for North Chicago and North Shore

                     Completed our first year of operation at Zion

                     An estimated 500 unique pediatric patient visits in the first year of operation at Zion

                     Two dental staff members participated in the DPI Coleman activity

                     Development of the SharePoint site, which contains sterilization record data as well as many of our Instructions for Use (IFU’s) for our clinical operations, continues

                     Expanded dental data as compiled by the data team

                     All dental assistants received their updated training in Infection Control and Sterilizations as well as their Sterilization Audit Competencies as this is a requirement for our Infection Control Plan

                     A draft Radiation Safety protocol for dental operations has been developed

                     The Infection Control policy for sterilization was recently updated and will soon be rolled out to staff

                     Pending funding we anticipate adding a third chair at Zion

                     Pending funding we anticipate renovating our North Chicago dental site

                     Development of a dental dashboard continues


Suggested Motion

None, for information only.