Social Security Disability and More: Value-Based System Implementation

Social Security Disability and More: Value-Based System Implementation

All over the world, healthcare systems are struggling with cost recovery despite the hard work of well-intentioned and well-trained healthcare providers. Countless fixes have been tried—error reduction, fraud prevention, practice guidelines enforcement, electronic medical records, etc. Yet none has been able to fulfill their ‘big picture’ promise. As such, healthcare leaders and policy makers needed […]

TBI Eligibility for Social Security Benefits: A Guide for Med Pros

When patients are disabled by traumatic brain injury (TBI) as a result of an accident, another way to help them, aside from providing the necessary medical care, is to provide assistance in their application for social security disability benefits. Hiring representatives to process their claim will greatly improve your facility’s revenue cycle through Medicaid or […]

Social Security Disability Insurance: Why You Might Be Denied Benefits

To qualify for Social Security disability insurance, you must meet strict financial and medical requirements, as stated by the Social Security Administration (SSA). In addition to set standards in terms of income, contributions, and medical conditions, certain lesser-known factors could also come into play in getting approved or denied for a claim. These factors are […]

Save Social Security Disability Benefits

Social Security Disability Benefits: Reforms Might Stop Funding Crisis

President Obama’s proposed $4 trillion budget for the 2016 fiscal year has gained a lot of attention for the requested boost in defense and domestic program spending, but it also includes a proposal for saving the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) trust fund, which is projected to be depleted by 2016. If the SSDI fund […]

Difference Between SSDI and SSI

Social Security Disability Benefits: A Closer Look at SSI and SSDI

Unfortunate events happen when you least expect them. You may get involved in an accident or acquire an illness that may prevent you from working. Perhaps you’re a senior whose income cannot support your basic needs or has a child who is disabled. Thanks to Social Security Disability Benefits, your situation does not have to […]

DECO Illustrates the Difference Between SSDI and SSI.

A common misunderstanding among the patrons of Social Security Administration services is being able to distinguish between Social Security Disability Insurance, and Supplemental Security Income. DECO explains the variance using this simple infographic for those that may still be unclear on the differences and similarities. Pete Ash Pete is the Vice President of Sales & […]