Archive | August, 2006

New Immune Disorder Listings Posted for Comment

After several years of study, The Social Security Administration has proposed a major revision to the medical criteria used to evaluate disorders of the immune system. The proposal follows an extensive pre-revision analysis period in which the Administration published a notice of advance rulemaking and held two policy conferences in immune system disorders in the […]

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SSA Proposes Autoimmune Disorder Reg Changes, Comment Period Open till October

The Social Security Administration has taken the next step in a three-year process revising the Regualtions relating to disability claims under the auto-immune disorders. This includes HIV/AIDS, Lupus, arthritic and other autommune disorders, the first revision since 1992. They say: We are proposing to revise the medical criteria that we use to evaluate immune system […]

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