How long do I have to respond to the Notice?

  • Within 20 business days after the date of the Notice:
    • Check the appropriate box and send the Employer Response to DCS, or call DCS with the appropriate response.
    • Send Part B, Medical Support Notice to Plan Administrator to the office or labor union who administers the health care plan.
  • If you serve as your own plan administrator, return the Plan Administrator Response to DCS within 40 business days after the date of the Notice.

If you have questions about the National Medical Support Notice, you can get help in the following ways: