How much does a Referral Specialist make in Louisiana? The average Referral Specialist salary in Louisiana is $37,727 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $34,834 and $42,019. 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.

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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 Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $35,972 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $38,780 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $34,577 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $36,617 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $34,577 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $38,343 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $36,302 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $34,892 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $39,011 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $36,302 Date Updated February 26, 2020

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