Does Hip Replacement qualify for Disability? – Help from a Long Term Disability Lawyer

Does Hip Replacement qualify for Disability? –  Help from a Long Term Disability Lawyer

  Having a hip replaced may qualify you for disability benefits. A hip replacement is a major surgery that can cause significant pain and inconvenience to the patient. In cases where a hip replacement is expected to result in an

Cervical Degenerative Disc Disease can qualify you for Disability Insurance Benefits

Cervical Degenerative Disc Disease can qualify you for Disability Insurance Benefits

  Degenerative Disc Disease is a common cause of back pain. The space between the vertebrae in the spine narrows with age and eventually the spinal disk may bulge out and compress the spinal cord. This is known as a

Helpful Assistance Programs and Resources for the Disabled

Helpful Assistance Programs and Resources for the Disabled

  For those with disabilities financial security can be difficult. Fortunately, there are a number of programs and resources in place to help those suffering from disabilities. As many as 20% of Americans have some sort of disability and about

What To Do When Someone I know becomes Disabled Part 2

What To Do When Someone I know becomes Disabled Part 2

  DISABILITY LAW – What To Do When a Client or Someone I know becomes Disabled – Part 2 By Greg Reed This is Part 2 of a speech presented by Bemis, Roach & Reed partner Greg Reed at the

SSDI and Enrolling in Medicare- The Two Year Waiting Period (Part 2)

SSDI and Enrolling in Medicare- The Two Year Waiting Period (Part 2)

  Are you wanting to enroll in Medicare after receiving Social Security Disability? Part 2 In Part 1 we discussed the history of the two year waiting period and the options available for those who are waiting for Medicare. In

SSDI and Enrolling in Medicare- The Two Year Waiting Period (Part 1)

SSDI and Enrolling in Medicare- The Two Year Waiting Period (Part 1)

  Are you wanting to enroll in Medicare after receiving Social Security Disability? After you have been approved for Social Security Disability Insurance, there is usually a two year waiting period before you will be eligible to receive Medicare. Once

Long Term Disability – Believe in Your Claim

Long Term Disability – Believe in Your Claim

  If your claim has been denied, DON’T GIVE UP. About 35% of employers provide their employees with Long-Term Disability Insurance. Long Term Disability Insurance (LTD) is private insurance to help support you if you become disabled. If you become

Understanding Medicaid and Medicare Part 2

Understanding Medicaid and Medicare Part 2

  What is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid? Part 2 Medicare and Medicaid are both government funded programs created to help those who need financial assistance with their health care costs. Although they are often confused due to their