Tens of Thousands to Benefit from Faster Disability Application Process
By Elizabeth Wertime Social Security Public Affairs Specialist in Albany, NY
Tens of thousands more people will benefit from a faster and more efficient process when applying for disability benefits, thanks to an expansion in Social Security’s Compassionate Allowances.
Compassionate Allowances are a way of quickly identifying diseases and other medical conditions that clearly qualify for Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability benefits — allowing for faster decisions in the most obvious cases. Link for more: http://ddpcmonthlyupdate.us/archive/2010/may/05_10_tens.php