Employment and SSI/SSDI Effects

Employment and SSI/SSDI Effects

December 15, 2020

Employment and SSI/SSDI Effects - Special rules make it possible for people with disabilities receiving Social Security or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) to work and still receive monthly payments and Medicare or Medicaid. Social Security calls these rules "work incentives."  This webinar will focus on the impact of wages of SSI and SSDI payments as well as Medicaid and Medicare health benefits.  The sessions will also provide detailed information about:
SSDI & SSI Work Incentives including: Impairment Related Work ExpensesUnsuccessful Work AttemptsExpedited Reinstatement (EXR)Trial Work PeriodExtended Period of EligibilityContinuation of Medicare coverageBlind Work ExpensesEarned Income ExclusionStudent Earned Income ExclusionPlan to Achieving Self-SupportSpecial Benefits Under Section 1619 (a) or (b) and Reinstating Eligibility Without a New Application.

Guest Presenter: Sue Killam, M.Ed., CESP, CWIC - Director, Transition, Employment & Careers, LSU Health - Human Development Center

Audience:  Parents, Caregivers, and Professionals of School-Aged Children/Students.

To register, click on the link below. After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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