referral type

referral type

A UK term of art which defines the reason for the patient’s referral—e.g., for consultation, consultation and management, or follow-up/return outpatient.
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I'm not always a fan of the referral type marketing, where guys are trying to split commissions with each other," said Alberta.
Reduced labor costs and improved service levels: Since many of the referrals are automated, fewer MCO staff members are required to handle referral type calls.
The first step is to decide what types of referrals to automate and what parameters or "rules" to apply to each referral type.
Exhibit 3 Use of Policy Information Varies by Type of Referral Mean Value: Referral Type Use of Policy Information sequential-first 24.
As can be seen in Table 1, there was a significant two-way interaction between referral types and product involvement.
The shift in referral types also is reflected in a more than threefold increase in the number of community agencies partnered with schools.