CMS Revises Reconsideration Appeal Form

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has revised the Request for Reconsideration form. The new form and a description of the change are contained in CR 5836, which may be accessed here: http://www.cms.hhs.gov/ Transmittals/ downloads/ R1408CP.pdf Reconsideration is the second level of appeal of a claim denial. The new form will be used…