Job Description

Referral Specialist


Under general supervision, processes patient referrals to other healthcare practices per provider request. Ensures that patients receive information regarding their referral prior to their scheduled appointment with the external provider. Processes proper insurance authorizations prior to patient's scheduled appointments.



  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Must possess knowledge of medical terminology.

  • Experienced with the operation of general office equipment and computers.

  • Must possess excellent interpersonal prioritization and organizational skills


  • Some college coursework in healthcare related curriculum.

  • Minimum of one year experience with health insurance referrals in a medical office with multiple providers.

  • Experience with Allscripts Electronic Medical Record (EMR).

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Job: Administrative/Clerical

Primary Location: Michigan-Petoskey-MNM Medical Center-North

Organization CNT20-McLaren Central MI-MMG

Employee Status Regular

Shift Day Job

Job Type Standard

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 21002203

Company Info

Company Name
McLaren Health Care
Zip/Post Code