How many cases are approved at reconsideration in Nebraska and Iowa?

Reconsideration is the second level of the administrative process. This is still the medical record review process conducted by your state agency. In Nebraska and Iowa disability is decided favorably to the applicant in approximately 10 to 12% of the time. If you are denied at the reconsideration level don't give up. Appeal your denial, most benefits are awarded at the hearing level!