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Last Modified: 4/13/2018 Location: FL, PR, USVI Business: Part A, Part B

What is considered a relevant appeal FAQ

Q: Is there a resource for providers or beneficiaries that outlines what services or items can be appealed?
A: All claims or claim line items that have been denied may be appealed. You can follow the guidelines outlined in the resource listed below.
Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) internet-only manual (IOM), Publication 100-04, Chapter 29 external pdf file
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