DDSs or the Office of Hearings Operations (OHO) may pay a consulting medical source
subpoenaed to appear before a disability hearings officer or an administrative law
judge (ALJ). The DDS allowable reimbursable amount payable to the medical source is
in accordance with the State agency fee schedule and/or travel reimbursement policies.
NOTE: The policy in this subchapter covers only instances where subpoenas have been issued.
Subpoenas are the last resort when attempting to obtain testimony and interrogatories
have been ignored.
REFERENCE: OHO Reimbursement of Travel Expenses, HALLEX I-2-3-10.H.2.