Doctors can help you in your SSI case

Written by Lala Balattan

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Medical statements need to be detailed and substantial. Withoutrepparttar support of objective medical findings, little or no consideration, at all, will be given to a physician’s medical opinion by an Administrative Law Judge. While writing out his diagnosis of your condition, gently remind your physician to explain allrepparttar 119202 details, especially,repparttar 119203 diagnosis which supports your claim of disability, even your body’s limitations(e.g. level of inability too sit, stand, walk, stoop, crouch, grasp, reach or otherwise move) and your prognosis.

Remember! Generally,repparttar 119204 rule is that you cannot be approved for social security disability or SSI based on disability if you are not examined by a medical provider at least once every two months. It is best to abide by your prescribed medications, too. Inrepparttar 119205 end, whether you took your prescribed medicine or not may affect how your impairments are viewed. In fact, judges will often deny claims in which claimants did not take what was prescribed. The fact thatrepparttar 119206 claimant had no means by which to obtain their needed meds is generally irrelevant to an ALJ at a disability hearing.

Professional medical opinion is very important inrepparttar 119207 presentation of an SSI case. The doctor/physician isrepparttar 119208 only one qualified not only to state that a person is disabled but, rather, explain in detail, why a person is disabled. As such, these statements from qualified medical practitioners can greatly improve a claimant’s chances of being awarded continuing and past due benefits.

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Getting Your Finances Ready for your SSD case II

Written by Maricon Williams

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A sad but very common scenario is where a claimant, after several months have passed, gets a denial letter. Then he filed an appeal and wait a little more. Once a gain, he received a denial letter though it stated that an appeal may be filed and this time it involves a hearing before an administrative law judge. The hearing was then set. Unfortunately it doesn’t end there. Afterrepparttar hearing, a number of weeks or even months shall be waited before a decision is promulgated. And even ifrepparttar 119201 approval was granted many weeks more before benefits are made available. Availability depends also ifrepparttar 119202 system in a particular state of residence, is clogged or not. It may take up to two and a half years before disability benefits are ever received.

Most ofrepparttar 119203 claimants are shocked to knowrepparttar 119204 lengthy process of a claim. Unfortunately, only a few know this blatant reality. Claimants only realize this when their finances are already at minimum or worse. Too late though, butrepparttar 119205 only bright spot is thatrepparttar 119206 amount they received in due benefits can cure their situation.

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