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 Expenses, Unsuccessful Work Attempts, Expedited Reinstatement (EXR), Trial Work Period, Extended Period of Eligibility, Continuation of Medicare coverage, Blind Work Expenses, Earned Income Exclusion, Student Earned Income Exclusion, Plan to Achieving Self-Support, Special 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.