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I Have The Chance To Go On Long Term Disability In A Couple Years. How Long And What Do I Need To Do To Make That Happen.

I Have The Chance To Go On Long Term Disability In A Couple Years. How Long And What Do I Need To Do To Make That Happen.

Is parkinsons considered in long term disability?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

A lot! Medical records, statements from your doctors, descriptions of how your condition affects your ability to work, how it impacts your everyday activity, and a sacrificial lamb!

posted about 2 years ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

There is no age related qualifications for Social Security Disability. If you are turned down even with a doctor's letter, hire an attorney.

posted about 2 years ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

@A MyParkinsonsTeam Member - in the small towns of Montana & even more so in Wyoming, there are Never any long lines!

posted about 2 years ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

It will depend on what the doctors put in their report. Mine was approved in about 6 weeks.

posted about 2 years ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Do you work for a large employer? Some allow early retirement for health reasons. I was a federal employee, so our rules were somewhat different.

posted about 2 years ago
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