June 2024

How Does the Inability to Follow Prescribed Treatment Impact an SSDI Claim?

When filing an SSDI claim in Illinois, the Social Security Administration requires documented medical evidence of your disability. If your claim is approved, you must follow a prescribed treatment plan by a licensed medical professional or risk losing your disability benefits.

When Do SSDI Benefits Begin, and How Long Do They Continue?

When you file for Social Security disability benefits in Illinois, it’s important to understand the application and filing process, as well as timelines and waiting periods that impact when SSDI benefits begin and how long benefits continue once payments are approved.