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Pennsylvania unveils website for appealing denied health insurance claims

January 8, 2024

The Pennsylvania Commonwealth Office of Digital Experience, or CODE PA, and Department of Insurance announced Monday that they’ve launched a new website for residents to appeal denied health plan services.

According to a press release, Pennsylvanians can submit their information to request an independent, external review if they believe that their insurer has wrongfully denied a claim for “medical service, treatment and items.” The requests are sent directly to the insurance department through the new site. The Pennsylvania Insurance Department uses a third-party reviewer, comprised of doctors and other health care professionals to determine if a claim was wrongfully denied.

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