Some commonly appealed issues are:
Many people don't realize that 2 or 3 appeals are just part of the approval process for some carriers. Most carriers also have the option to request an outside review company for your appeal. It is only when enough appeals are filed--and won--that policy is impacted, and carriers stop "automatically" denying coverage. For that reason we always encourage every family to begin the approval process with their company and appeal high co-pays or denials.
Check out our other great insurance information--including two very thorough information sheets titled "Health Insurance Tips and Resources" and "Resources for Genetic Testing Insurance Questions".
Tips for working with your employer and health insurance.
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