National Disability Forum: July 2015
National Disability Coalition:
A Forum for All Interested Disability Stakeholders
Revised question, please respond by Friday, December 19, 2014
How can we better determine whether the medical condition(s) of an individual with a disability has improved and is no longer disabling? For example, are there specific medical conditions we should review more frequently or other factors we should specifically consider?
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At the Social Security Administration, we feel that engaging interested parties in a public forum can help us capture innovative ideas, ensuring that our vision for the disability program continues to keeps pace with advances in medicine, science, technology, and the modern workplace.
We are committed to developing responsive policy to empower individuals with a disability, and to minimizing financial hardship in accordance with the statutory guidelines of the disability program. We do this by continuously seizing new opportunities to improve the accuracy, consistency, and timeliness of our disability decisions, as well as the effectiveness and efficiency of our determination process.
We would like to hear your ideas for improving our disability programs. Please review our question below and take a few moments to share your thoughts, read what others have written, and vote for your favorite ideas.