This is the best guide i have seen for a disability review particularly short form. Three weeks after the last post they sent me a letter saying that they did not need to do a full review at this time. i put the last three doctors visits for the conditions for which i received ssdi, not just my last three doctors visits. Hopefully it will work out for you. Let us know how you do and goodluck.
this is from directions for the processing center to process short forms.
SSA-455-OCR-SM, Question 5 (SSA-455, Question 7)--Have you gone to a doctor or clinic...?
If the answer to 5 is:
Your action on all profiles is:
Check the profile sheet for information about the prior decision. Knowledge can be gained from the following:
Date of birth
Date of onset
Date of initial decision
Date of latest decision
Reg basis code
Vocational rule met
Assess the importance of ongoing medical treatment, or its absence, to the status of the condition. Read carefully the “how often” and “reason for visit” narratives and draw any conclusions.
Consider any remarks or attachments that might address whether medical improvement is or is not indicated.
Consider whether a telephone call to the beneficiary or representative payee will provide further details.
For LOWS, recommend a DO CDR only if the narrative/telephone call response(s) indicates there is possible medical improvement.
For HIGHS/MEDIUMS, take a DO CDR action unless the narrative/telephone call response(s) indicates no likelihood of medical improvement.
All Profiles-If not explained on the form, obtain by DIRCON to the beneficiary or representative payee the reason(s) for the lack of ongoing treatment, especially if impairment codes are:
These impairments usually require continuous medical intervention.
Recommend a full medical CDR only if the DIRCON response indicates there is possible medical improvement.
All Profiles-Go to question 6.
this is the link that the directions are from. scroll most of the way to the bottom and you will see the section.