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Doctors and Your Social Security Disability Case

Mar 14, 2011 No Comments by

Doctors are an important part of your Social Security Disability Case. It is possible that three different sets of doctors will examine you or medical records before a decision is made. First, and most importantly, there is your treating doctor. Your treating physician’s medical records are the evidence you need to prove that you are […]

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Social Security Administrative Law Judge

Mar 14, 2011 No Comments

People who have hearings on their Social Security disability claims are curious about exactly who or what is a Social Security Administrative Law Judge? Here are a few frequently asked questions on Social Security Administrative Law Judges. Who serves as a Social Security Administrative Law Judge? A Social Security Administrative Law Judge must be a […]

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Continuing Disability Law Facts

Mar 13, 2011 No Comments

There are some continuing disability law facts you need to know if you are on Social Security disability benefits. You will be reviewed periodically to determine whether you remain disabled; You will be reviewed only once every seven years if Social Security thinks your condition is not expected to improve; You will be reviewed once […]

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NC Social Security Disability

Mar 12, 2011 No Comments

There are tens of thousands of NC Social Security disability claims each year. I think that the average Social Security disability claimant has no idea just how many people there are filing disability claims. There are several hundred people working at the NC Disability Determination Services (DDS) making initial and reconsideration determinations on NC Social […]

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Doctors In NC Who Do Disability Determinations

Mar 11, 2011 No Comments

There are doctors in NC who do disability determinations for Social Security. These doctors work for Disability Determination Services (DDS), an agency of the NC state government. This is not an NC Department of Disability but it works that way. DDS works under contract with the Social Security Administration. The doctors in NC who do […]

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NC State Disability

Mar 10, 2011 No Comments

If you have been an employee of the state of North Carolina or an employee of a NC public school system for five years or more, you are probably covered by the NC State Disability plan. The NC State Disability plan is administered by the NC Department of State Treasurer. You would be wise to […]

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Complaint Against Social Security Administrative Law Judge

Mar 09, 2011 No Comments

You can file a complaint against Social Security Administrative Law Judge. Complaints must be filed in writing with: The Chief Administrative Law Judge Office of Disability Adjudication and Review 5107 Leesburg Pike, Suite 1608 Falls Church, VA 22041-3255 If you want to file a complaint against Social Security Administrative Law Judge, you should be aware […]

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