How much does a Referral Specialist make? The median annual Referral Specialist salary is $36,967, as of August 03, 2017, with a range usually between $34,130-$41,172, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Referral Specialist in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Referral Specialist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Referral Specialist in the United States is $36,967, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Referral Specialist in the United States are expected to make less than $36,967.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 03, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Referral Specialist that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Referral Specialist are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 2017
Ensures patients have been cleared for specialty service office visits. Resolves pre-certification, registration and case-related concerns prior to a patient's appointment. Gathers pertinent information from insurance carriers, financial counselors, and other ancillary staff to make certain the patient's financial obligations for services provided. Provides support to clinical staff in order to facilitate the administrative components of clinical referrals for various services. Acts as a liaison between hospitals, physicians, health plans, vendors, and patients, or other referral sources. Verifies insurance coverage and obtains authorizations if needed from insurance coverage. Enters referrals and documents communications, actions, and other data in an information system. Requires an associate's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. Typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. View full job description