Adjust Your Appeals Sails Before You Invest the Time and Money

July 2010
Eli's Rehab Report;Jul2010, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p51
The article reports on the new amount-in-controversy requirements to adjust the administrative law judge (ALJ) appeal in the U.S. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released the Transmittal 1965 which provides requirements for the claim amount in controversy on a level 3 and level 5 appeal. It presents a chart for Medicare Fee-for-Service appeals process with regards to the appeal level, time limit for filing request, and the monetary threshold to be met.


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