TN 16 (04-11)
GN 04440.120 Criteria for Classifying Work Activity Documentation Deficiencies
A. Introduction to classifying work activity documentation deficiencies
Unresolved work activity issue deficiencies may, when corrected, cause a reversal of the disability determination or a change in the onset, ending, or cessation date.
B. Policy on clarifying work activity deficiencies
1. Group I documentation deficiency
When the potential impact of correcting an unresolved work activity issue may reverse the disability determination, cite a group I documentation deficiency.
2. Group II documentation deficiency
When the potential impact of correcting an unresolved work activity issue is clearly limited to changing an onset, ending, or cessation date, cite a group II period of disability documentation deficiency.
DI 22515.020 - Resolving Insufficient Vocational Evidence using a Detail Earnings Query (DEQY) or a Summary Earnings Query (SEQY)