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Reader Submissions: What Happened During Your Disability Review?

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Updated March 10, 2011

When you get the notification that you have been awarded Social Security Disability, it feels like the battle is over. But read the whole award letter - there is mention of periodic disability review. Have you gone through a disability review? Share your experience with the disability review process.

Surprising Question at Disability Review

No. I was 63 1/2 when I got my disability and my payments got switched to regular SS payments at 65. I was never called for a review. Even though I had to pay COBRA insurance payments during that tim…More

Disability Review

My doctor is the only connection to a review. No pre-determined schedule.The problems I am experiencing are, that I do not want to feel totally befuddled with taking constant medication and end up le…More

Disability

Every 5 years in my state. I am coming up to my fourth year. And when I do go back for a review I will hire the same lawyer I had. I know he will know exactly what kind of information I will need to …More

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