Tips for Obtaining Insurance Approval

Posted: Oct 08, 2010
Hematology-Oncology Associates of Central New York. 2010 Aug 09.
KEYWORDS: Insurance Coverage, Letter


This document describes the procedure that a CCOP institution has used successfully with insurance companies to gain approval for coverage of standard care on a clinical trial. A completed sample letter is also provided.


The document outlines all of the details that should be included in the cover letter or sent as an attachment to the letter. Practical tips are provided for responding to a denial of coverage.