Helpful hints for insurance claims appeals

  • You can submit at least three levels of appeals with your insurance company. Contact the company for more information regarding its specific appeal procedures.
  • Contact your insurance company and ask for a copy of your health insurance policy.
  • You have the right to contact your state's insurance commissioner to assist in the appeal process. Commissioner contact information:
    • In most states, appeals at your request can be reviewed by an external party, such as an independent medical review panel sponsored by the state.
    • You can also contact the attorney general of your state.