PROGRAM OPERATIONS MANUAL SYSTEMPart DI – Disability InsuranceChapter 300 – Quality AssuranceSubchapter 05 – Adjudicating Component Actions on Deficient CasesTransmittal No. 23, 07/03/2019
This is a Quick Action Transmittal. These revisions do not introduce new policy or procedure.
The Office of Quality Review (OQR) is making editorial changes and completing updates throughout the quality review sections of POMS to improve consistency, add clarity, and ensure conformance with Plain Language Guidelines.
Summary of Changes
DI 30005.540 Policy Issue Referrals in Rebuttal Cases Using the Office of Quality Review (OQR) Rebuttal Process
OQR is requesting that this POMS section be archived in its entirety. This POMS has not been updated since January of 2014. Some of the information contained in this section refers to procedures used for handling paper cases. OQR stopped reviewing paper cases in December of 2016. Any information in this section that is not obsolete is contained elsewhere in quality review POMS sections.