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Social Security Administration

Eliminate Medical Reconsiderations

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The Disability Determination Services (DDS) perform initial and reconsideration medical reconsiderations. Statistically, most claimants do not experience significant changes while awaiting their initial decisions and the the DDS decisions are affirmed at the reconsideration. Skipping the reconsideration and allowing a claimant to appear before an Administrative Law Judge could reduce waiting times, processing times,... more »


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