Referral Specialist Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Referral Specialist make in District of Columbia? The average Referral Specialist salary in District of Columbia is $43,725 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $40,372 and $48,697. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $40,372 10% $37,318 90% $53,224 75% $48,697 $43,725 50%(Median)
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Referral Specialist ensures patients have been cleared for specialty service office visits. Resolves pre-certification, registration and case-related concerns prior to a patient's appointment. Being a Referral Specialist 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. Additionally, Referral Specialist 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 degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Referral Specialist gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Referral Specialist typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $43,505 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $43,505 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $43,505 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $43,505 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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