TN 1 (05-02)

DI 28087.055 Obtaining Medical Information from SSA Files for VR Purposes

PROCEDURE - REQUEST MEDICAL INFORMATION

When it is necessary to request medical information from SSA disability files for VR purposes, the following procedures should be followed:

  1. Query to determine the location of the folder.

  2. Prepare a letter of request (in duplicate) to the appropriate office and identify the case by social security number, disabled person's name and date of birth.

  3. Where medical information from more than one case is requested in the same letter, list the cases (double spaced) in social security number order.


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http://policy.ssa.gov/poms.nsf/lnx/0428087055
DI 28087.055 - Obtaining Medical Information from SSA Files for VR Purposes - 05/28/2002
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:05/28/2002