Social Security

Social Security Publishes Final Rule to Revise Medical Criteria for Evaluating Mental Disorders
Social Security Publishes Final Rule to Revise Medical Criteria for Evaluating Mental Disorders
According to a press release today, the Social Security Administration will publish final rules, effective January 17, 2017, that revise medical criteria for evaluating mental disorders. This regulation is a comprehensive revision to the criteria for evaluating disability claims involving mental disorders...
Social Security Announces New Online Services Available with a “my Social Security” Account
Social Security Announces New Online Services Available with a “my Social Security” Account
Michael J. Astrue, Commissioner of Social Security, announced today that the agency is expanding the services available with a my Social Security account, a personalized online account that people can use beginning in their working years and continuing throughout the time they receive Social Security benefits.  More than 60 million Social Security beneficiaries and Supplemental Security Income (SS