RARE LUNG DISEASES PATIENT EDUCATION DAY ON CYSTIC FIBROSIS, CHILDREN’S INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASE AND PRIMARY CILIARY DYSKINESIA
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This event is co-sponsored by the American Thoracic Society, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the Children’s Interstitial Lung Disease Foundation and the Primary Continue reading You are invited to attend a free web-cast event SATURDAY, APRIL 22, 2017
By Beth Sufian, JD
Social Security has issued new rules regarding Social Security benefit medical eligibility criteria for people with CF. The new rules will go into effect on October 7, 2016. The following blog post is a summary of the changes and some important things people with CF should know about the changes. A more detailed Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: AN ANALYSIS OF THE NEW SOCIAL SECURITY RULES FOR CYSTIC FIBROSIS.
Today the Social Security Administration issued revised medical criteria for applicants with Cystic Fibrosis. The revised criteria will go into effect on October 7, 2016. Continue reading BREAKING NEWS
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The US Adult CF Assn (USACFA) publishes CF Roundtable. USACFA’s directors consist of all adults with CF. Some of our columnists, although not directors, Continue reading Ask Your Questions to CF Roundtable
There are any people with CF who receive some sort of monthly Social Security benefit. The Social Security benefit gives the person a monthly cash payment to help with living expenses. Most people with CF want SSA benefits because they qualify for Medicaid or Medicare if they receive the SSA Continue reading Social Security Benefits – Guest Blog by Beth Sufian, JD