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Old 03-02-2014, 02:01 PM
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so the take-away is: it's okay for a few years, not forever if you want on to move to major medical someday or any type of managed care. and whether or not you are a smartie, there will be health insurance employers who will have a negative view of you, which is really what matters in the end, if you plan to move away from vision/dental after doing it for a long time.
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so the take-away is: it's okay for a few years, not forever if you want on to move to major medical someday or any type of managed care. and whether or not you are a smartie, there will be health insurance employers who will have a negative view of you, which is really what matters in the end, if you plan to move away from vision/dental after doing it for a long time.
True, but there are lots of ways to get pigeon-holed. That's why it's best to never get too comfy in one role no matter what it is. (IMO)
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I'd say it's probably great for entry-level if you can't find anything else. Just learning the business and the basics.
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Currently considering rotating into a vision/dental role. My manager is worried it will negatively impact my marketability since it is seen as a "lesser" insurance.

I don't see the harm in killing 2 years in what I hope is a fairly laid back role. Am I being short sighted? I just want to study and pass those FSA exams
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Currently considering rotating into a vision/dental role. My manager is worried it will negatively impact my marketability since it is seen as a "lesser" insurance.

I don't see the harm in killing 2 years in what I hope is a fairly laid back role. Am I being short sighted? I just want to study and pass those FSA exams
As has been mentioned previously in this thread, I think 2 years is fine. A rotation is even better cause you can learn new stuff instead of doing the same thing you've been doing for two more years.
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