The average hourly pay for a Medical Referral Coordinator is $15.19.
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$24,663 - $41,585
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Job Description for Medical Referral Coordinator
Most of the time, medical referral coordinators work for hospitals, medical clinics, or doctor’s offices. They work directly with patients. They may work to support and encourage healthy lifestyles. They arrange appointments on behalf of patients to see other doctors that they are referred to. They keep accurate patient records. They prepare medical forms and other related material. They perform data entry. They must have computer skills. Employers require that medical referral coordin…Read more
Medical Referral Coordinator Tasks
- Coordinate the process of referring patients to appropriate clinics.
- Update records to assure all parties have accurate information.
- Communicate with patients to ensure follow-through with referrals.
- Support doctors and patients in synchronizing appointments, authorizations, and tests taking place in different clinics.
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Popular Skills for Medical Referral Coordinator
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Electronic Medical Records (EMR), Insurance, Medical Terminology and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Scheduling.
Pay by Experience Level for Medical Referral Coordinator
An entry-level Medical Referral Coordinator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.72 based on 14 salaries. An early career Medical Referral Coordinator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.26 based on 204 salaries. A mid-career Medical Referral Coordinator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.54 based on 109 salaries. An experienced Medical Referral Coordinator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.34 based on 106 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $17.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Medical Referral Coordinator in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 26.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (15.8% more) and Tacoma, Washington (14.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (4.0% less), Houston, Texas (1.3% less) and Denver, Colorado (1.0% less).
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