Dispelling Myths about How Paid Employment Affects Social Security Disability Benefits - What CRPs Need to Know Right NOW!
Jennifer McDonough, M.S., Project Director, Virginia Commonwealth University, Disability and Rehabilitation Research Project on Customized Employment
Lucy Miller, VCU Rehabilitation Research and Training Center
Jennifer McDonough and Lucy Miller, Virginia Commonwealth University This webcast will identify the 10 most common myths that providers have on the impact of work on Social Security Disability benefit payments, Medicaid, and Medicare. The presentation will provide a broad overview of the work rules and highlight areas where the most mistakes are made. Proven strategies and techniques for avoiding common pitfalls will be discussed. In addition the presenters will share several easy-to-use tools to enhance staff understanding of Social Security work rules and incentives.