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- n. The act or process of transferring someone or something to another, of sending by reference, or referring.
- n. A document used by schools detailing some form of a student's misbehavior and listing the actions taken before and after the student's receipt of the referral.
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- n. a recommendation to consult the (professional) person or group to whom one has been referred
- n. a person whose case has been referred to a specialist or professional group
- n. the act of referring (as forwarding an applicant for employment or referring a matter to an appropriate agency)
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And it just so happened, coincidentally, that we had a what we call a referral of a 3-year-old child.
Attorney's Office has reached similar settlements with six other cardiologists in the state in what it termed a referral kickback scheme devised to keep the cardiac patients coming to the hospital for accreditation purposes, authorities said.
I have Medicare which will pay for a screening colonoscopy in a population that almost surely does not benefit but first you must have a referral from the dwindling supply of primary care providers.
A referral is not being forced to seek treatment for a chronic condition.
The ideal way is to get a personal referral from a writer friend who has hired the type of freelancer you need and can personally recommend the freelancer that they worked with.
If you are not sure if a referral is needed, please check with your child's primary care doctor or with your insurer.
If you are a referring physician, our Referring Physician form will help you determine if a referral is right for your patient.
In five states, a physician's referral is required for patient visits to a physical therapist.
Hospitals are also scooping up practices to lock in referral sources and make up for ObamaCare's Medicare cuts.