The Social Security Disability Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) (2)

This book was written to help applicants succeed in their claims for disability benefits under Social Security and under SSI. A separate spreadsheet lists those location s, which include the Social Security headquarters in Baltimore, Maryland as well as major cities across the country including Los Angeles, Detroit, Oklahoma City, Dallas, Houston, Atlanta, Denver, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Seattle. Most disability claims are initially processed through a network of local Social Security field offices and State agencies (usually called disability determination services or DDSs).

Because lawmakers do not appropriate federal funds for Social Security’s administrative expenses, but merely limit the amount of its revenues that can be spent on program administration, these limitations are entirely unnecessary. Social Security Administration Electronic Service Provision examines the Social Security Administration’s (SSA’s) proposed e-government strategy and provides advice on how the SSA can best deliver services to its constituencies in the future. Finally somebody at …

Social Security Administration Buys 174,000 Rounds Of Gun Ammunition (2)

Carolyn Colvin, the Social Security Administration’s former acting commissioner, discusses the critical elements in incorporating customer-centric thinking in a high-level strategy. The administration of the Medicare program is a responsibility of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services , but SSA offices are used for determining initial eligibility, some processing of premium payments, and for limited public contact information. In rural communities—the reddest part of the country—the elimination of SSA’s mobile contact offices greatly threatens easily accessible and timely service in situations when in-person and expert assistance are most needed. After that Social Security Disability hearing has been requested, it may still take up to one year before you have your hearing.

Because lawmakers do not appropriate federal funds for Social Security’s administrative expenses, but merely limit the amount of its revenues that can be spent on program administration, these limitations are entirely unnecessary. Social Security Administration Electronic Service Provision …