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Monday, October 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
SSA Backlog and Changing Rules Create Hardships for People with Disabilities »
  Read one woman’s story about her complex medical condition and her six-year struggle through the system....
Friday, September 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Most disability claims are denied by default »
  Did you know that the majority of initial claims submitted to the Social Security Disability Insurance offi...
Friday, September 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social Security Disability Insurance: Entitlement or Benefit? »
              When The Social Security Act of 1935 established the Social...
Monday, September 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund is Social Security »
You should call your congressman/woman and remind them that Social Security Benefits are important to all Americans who ha...
Monday, September 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Video: Ways & Means Committee discussion on SSD »
SSA needs new guidelines on how to manage disability claims.  Watch the full video:
Monday, September 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Disability backlog keeps growing despite Ways & Means Focus »
Disability backlog keeps growing despite Ways & Means committee meeting:  http://globenewswire. com/news-release...
Monday, September 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social Security Trustees Report Takeaways »
  Social Security trustees report shows that expanding SSDI benefits is not only possible, it is needed. ...
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
SSA Emergency Closings »
SSA announces emergency closings on their site. Keep this link handy to see if your local hearing office is closed due to...
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
NADR Supports Hurricane Harvey Victims »
The Members of the NADR Board of Directors are heartbroken to hear the stories of loss and devastation coming out of Houst...
Monday, August 28, 2017
Hurricane Harvey and NADR Status »
We have been getting questions from members regarding the effect the devastating storm has had on NADR Operations as we ar...
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
SSA Extends Attorney Advisor Program »
SSA is extending the rule authorizing attorney advisors to conduct certain prehearing proceedings and to issue fully favor...
Thursday, June 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The cuts to a major disability program in Trump's budget »
By   JACQUELINE ALEMANY   CBS NEWS   June 1, 2017, 6:00 AM
Thursday, May 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities on FY 2018 Budget Proposal »
This article by, Kathleen Romig, can be found here:
Thursday, May 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Academy of Social Insurance On FY 2018 Budget Proposal »
Please share on social media using the icons above! Statement of  William Arnone , CEO, National Academy of...
Thursday, May 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Urban Institute on SSDI Budget Proposal »
The following article was written by Jonathan Schwabish of the Urban institute and can be found here:  http://www.urb...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
President’s FY 2018 Budget: Devastating Cuts to Social Security »
Please see the statement from the Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities' Social Security Task Force entitled“ Pr...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Assistance League of Reno-Sparks Thanks NADR »
NADR received THIS  letter from the Assistance League of Reno-Sparks. Art Kaufman led a volunteer committee cons...
Monday, April 17, 2017
SSA Encourages Representatives to Install Video Hearing Technology »
Please see the attached memo from SSA which explains the RVP (Representative Video Project) and the below text which was s...
Thursday, March 30, 2017
SSA Updates ERE to Allow Easier Evidence Upload »
Please see the content of the letter SSA sent to NADR below, along with the ERE user guide found HERE .   Fo...
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Deadline Approaching to Apply for 2017 Direct Pay EDPNA Exam! »
The SSA/CPS application period for the 2017 Fee Withholding Exam closes on 3/1/17!  Per the CPS website, t his...
Monday, February 6, 2017
Article from The Baltimore Sun Concerning Commissioner of Social Security Nomination »
Here's a story from yesterday's Baltimore Sun concerning the next Commissioner of Social Security: http://www.baltimo...
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Enroll Now in the 2017 Direct Pay Exam Study Sessions! »
  Are you taking the next SSA Direct Pay Exam so that you can get fee withholding?  NADR has offered study s...
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
NADR Members Share Reasons They Attend NADR Conferences »
We invite you to take part in sessions that will help your business adapt to the changing times, make better connections w...
Friday, December 2, 2016
Congressman Xavier Becerra (D-CA) to become California's First Latino attorney general »
  In a piece of good news for the State of California but sad news for us, we learned yesterday that House Ways &a...
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
NADR Responds to SSA's Revisions to Rules Regarding the Evaluation of Medical Evidence NPRM »
Please NADR's public comments, linked HERE . Thank you to everyone who contributed to this response!
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
NADR's Response to NPRM: SSA’s Ensuring Program Uniformity (5 Day Evidence Rule) »
Read NADR's response HERE   . NADR thanks our Legislative Committee and Taskforce members who contributed to this r...
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
2016-2017 NADR Board of Directors Election Results »
NADR Board Election Results Thank you to everyone who took a minute to vote for NADR's future leadership! We had a trem...
Thursday, June 9, 2016
Final Rules on Evaluating Respiratory Disorders to Take Effect October 7, 2016 »
Please see recent memo from SSA below:   We are writing to advise you that we published final rules in the Fede...
Friday, April 29, 2016
Last Chance to Enroll in NADR's Study Sessions for Direct Pay Exam! »
Are you planning on taking the Direct Pay Exam in Baltimore on 5/18? NADR was instrumental in establishing direct pay for...
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Beware! Disability Applicants Scam Alert! »
Scammers offering to help with disability applications by Andrew Johnson Division of Consumer and Business...
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
NADR Responds to Recent Indictments of Disability Insurance Fraud in the News »
This morning Sam Johnson (R-TX) The Social Security Subcommittee Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee issued a s...
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
SSA Provides Notice of SSR 16-3p »
To view the entire document, login to the website and access it by clicking Program Information under the Members Only tab...
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
New ALJ Exam Announced! »
The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is announcing it will open the Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) Examination to...
Thursday, February 18, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
SSA Updates CD Encryption Process! »
SSA recently notified NADR that they are now using a different software for CD encryption. Please see the following text t...
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Conference Session Spotlight: Legal Writing for Representatives »
How confident are you that your briefs and appeals are communicating your client's case in the most effective manner? ...

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