PROGRAM OPERATIONS MANUAL SYSTEMPart DI – Disability InsuranceChapter 245 – Medical EvaluationSubchapter 80 – Evaluation of Specific Issues - Neurological DisordersTransmittal No. 9, 03/12/2020
This is a Quick Action Transmittal. These revisions do not change or introduce new policy or procedure.
Summary of Changes
DI 24580.035 Titles II and XVI: Evaluating Cases Involving Primary Headache Disorders
Updated POMS section with hyperlink to SSR 19-4P and modified the title.
Citation: SSR 19-4P
SSA published SSR 19-4p, "Evaluating Cases Involving Primary Headache Disorders" on August 26, 2019. This Social Security Ruling (SSR), which took effect upon publication, provides guidance for assessing primary headache disorders under the neurological disorder listings and determining how this impairment may affect the residual functional capacity.
SSR 19-4p is published in its entirety in "Titles II and XVI: Evaluating Cases Involving Primary Headache Disorders."