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Disability evaluation under social security including parts A and B of the medical criteria (listing of impairments) used in evaluating disability in adults and children respectively under the Social Security and the Supplemental Security Income program by

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Social Security Administration in [Baltimore, Md.?] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Disability evaluation -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Social security -- United States -- Rules and practice -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesSSA publication -- no. 05-10089
ContributionsUnited States. Social Security Administration
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 102 p. :
Number of Pages102
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14989772M

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The Social Security Blue Book is the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) listing of disabling impairments. The Blue Book’s official title is “Disability Evaluation Under Social Security”. The Blue Book lists specific criteria that under which claimants who suffer from a disabling condition can qualify for Social Security disability benefits. Oct 25,  · The Blue Book is split into childhood and adult disabilities, or impairments, and includes requirements, basic information and an impairment listing overview. These listings that may qualify individuals for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). The Social Security Administration’s listing of disabling conditions that can qualify disability benefits is known as the Blue Book. Formally, the Blue Book is titled “Disability Evaluation Under Social Security”. The Blue Book, another name for the Social Security Administration’s publication Disability Evaluation under Social Security, is designed for use by healthcare professionals in assisting the SSA when determining eligibility for Social Security disability.

Supplemental Security Income helps those who are disabled but do not qualify for Social Security Disability. It is based upon need and not whether a person qualifies with an insured status, unlike SSDI. SSA’s regulations provide a procedure known as the “sequential evaluation process” for disability evaluation. Examples of disorders that we evaluate in this category include social anxiety disorder, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, agoraphobia, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. This category does not include the mental disorders that we evaluate under trauma- and stressor-related disorders (). Claimants who meet the eligibility criteria for a condition listed in the Blue Book should be awarded benefits through the Social Security Disability application process. In addition to the Blue Book conditions listed below, individuals may qualify for disability benefits under one of the SSA's + Compassionate Allowance listings. Disability Evaluation Under Social Security (Blue Book- September ) This edition of Disability Evaluation Under Social Security, (also known as the Blue. Book), has been specially prepared to provide physicians and other health. professionals with an understanding of the disability programs administered by the.

Jul 12,  · Disability Evaluation Under Social Security (Blue Book – September ) The Social Security Administration (SSA) has prepared an online guide Disability Evaluation Under Social Security external icon to provide physicians and other health professionals with an understanding of how its disability programs are administered. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. The Social Security Administration's Blue Book is the key to medically qualifying for Social Security disability benefits. Formally known as “Disability Evaluation Under Social Security”, the Blue Book outlines the conditions that qualify for disability benefits . Disability Evaluation Under Social Security (Blue Book- January ) Mental Disorders - Adult. Section: Mental Disorders. A. Introduction: The evaluation of disability on the basis of mental disorders requires documentation of a medically determinable impairment(s), consideration of the degree of limitation such impairment(s) may.