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Tech Ent to Disability Age 65 w/c offset remove development

Scenario: NH receives disability. But elects retirement to avoid w/c offset. At age 65 we get an alert reminding us that w/c ends at age 65. Why can't we just put the NH back to the advantageous dib and explain the action rather than soliciting for a statement to elect dib. If you think about it, the NH already is dib but just receiving rib. The development of age 65 creates extra cases, extra development.

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Social Security Disability - Make It Easier To Get Benefits

Please ask your elected officials to introduce/support the: FULLERTON – EDWARDS SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY REFORM ACT Removal of the current five month waiting period for initial payment of SSDI benefits, from disability date of eligibility. The withholding of five months of benefits greatly adds to the financial burden of a claimant, and compromises their financial status to a point, that most can never recover from ...more »

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Searchable Text

Accelerate introduction and usage of searchable medical text within the disability systems.Coordinate search capabilities with information collected through health IT (HIT) capabilities.

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Allow greater data sharing to increase integrity of programs

Allow greater data sharing between government agencies to increase integrity of our programs. Eliminate dual benefits from different federal and state agencies that are administered for the same purpose (to provide a financial safety net for the disabled public. The change will help to ensure the solvency and integrity of our programs. For example, state agencies manage the unemployment insurance benefits for workers ...more »

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