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Need Social Security? Coeur d' Alene, Idaho Social Security lawyers can help

Does your disability prevent you from supporting yourself? Thankfully, for those who qualify, social security can provide much-needed relief. If you qualify, you may be entitled to monthly checks due to your disability. Some may qualify for other assistance, such as: medical care coverage, food stamps, and other assistance from the state government. Coeur d' Alene social security attorneys can walk you through the application and appeal process. Start now by filling out the form on the left.

The SSI and SSDI system: a real safety net

The statistics are not favorable for initial applicants. About 65% or more initial applicants are denied annually. An experienced Coeur d 'Alene social security lawyer can increase your odds of success. Your attorney should understand how to make your best case. Your attorney can also represent you on appeal. An experienced Coeur d' Alene social security lawyer will look over your file, and help you make any additions and corrections necessary to best highlight the nature of your disability. The difference between winning your social security claim and losing your social security claim are often dramatic. For example, without an alternative source of income, and without the ability to work (due to disability), many people face homelessness and hunger..The relief provided by the monthly payments from SSI and SSDI claims provide a necessary security blanket. In some cases, claimants may be entitled to medical care through the Medicaid or Medicare systems.

Lawyers cost too much, how would I afford to pay a social security lawyer?

Social security lawyers are very affordable. Social security attorneys are paid according to a strict fee schedule. They can only be paid if they win your case for you. That makes sense because claimants usually have not expendable money. First off, a social security attorney is legally not allowed to charge more than 25% of the back pay/past due benefits awarded to you, up to a maximum of $6,000. Second, you are insured not to pay more than that because the government must approve of the attorney’s fee before you are required to pay the attorney for his services. By filling out the questionnaire on the left, an experienced Coeur d 'Alene Social Security attorney will contact you.

Social Security: Who qualifies for SSI and SSDI

The Social Security System can provide you with monthly payments if you qualify. To qualify for either the SSI (Supplemental Security Income) or SSDI (Social Security Disability Insurance) programs, you must meet their criteria. Generally, to qualify for either, you must suffer from an injury that prevents you from working for a year or more (or one that results in death). Both systems are explained below.

SSDI: The Federal Program for Those With a Work History – Connect with a Knowledgeable Coeur d' Alene Disability Insurance Attorney Immediately

To receive payments under the SSDI plan, you must have worked a percentage of the previous years (depending on your age). Thus, only those with a work history can qualify. Beneficiaries may also qualify for Medicare coverage. Speak with an experienced Coeur d' Alene SSDI lawyer to learn more.

SSI: the final safety net - Contact an experienced Coeur d' Alene Disability Attorney

SSI is truly a last line of defense for those who are disabled and have no money. SSI is welfare-based, which means that it is paid out regardless of your work history (unlike SSDI). SSI recipients receive monthly checks, and may also qualify for aid from the state, food stamps, and Medicaid. Don’t wait.Contact an experienced Coeur d' Alene SSI lawyer today.

How do I apply, what can I expect?- Coeur d' Alene Disability Appeals Lawyer

To apply for social security, you can start online, in person, or by calling the social security administration directly. The government can take upward of six months to review your case. In the event that the government denies your social security application, you can appeal your case. At the appeal, you can represent yourself or your attorney can represent you.

Below is a list of some of the types of illnesses and injuries that can qualify for a disability under Social Security:

Herniated Disc
Cystic Fibrosis
Lung Infections
Herniated Disc
Depressive Syndrome
Organic Mental Disorders
Hereditary telangiectasia
Chronic Anemia

Nearest Local SSI Office

Social Security Administration
623 East Wallace Avenue
Coeur D' Alene, Idaho 83814
(208) 765-1322

Coeur d' Alene Hospitals

Bonner General Hospital
520 North Third
Sandpoint, Idaho 83864
(208) 263-1441
Northwest Specialty Hospital
1593 East Polston Avenue
Post Falls, Idaho 83854
(208) 262-2300
Kootenai Health
2003 Kootenai Health Way
Coeur D' Alene, Idaho 83814
(208) 666-2000

If you do not have any healthcare insurance or any other ability to pay, there are facilities that probably will treat you in Coeur d' Alene They are:

Kootenai Medical Center
1300 East Mullan Avenue Suite 700
Post Falls, Idaho 83854-6052
(208) 777-1300

Sage Center Medicare Clinic
1106 West Ironwood Drive Lower
Coeur D' Alene, Idaho 83814-2469
(208) 292-0292
Dr Craig W Wiesenhutter MD
950 West Ironwood Drive
Coeur D' Alene, Idaho 83814-2644
(208) 765-5457

Mary Jo Shaw
700 West Ironwood Drive Suite 102
Coeur D' Alene, Idaho 83814-2666
(208) 667-0585

Coeur d' Alene Social Security Lawyers Serving clients throughout the Northern Panhandle of Idaho, including Cataldo, Coeur d' Alene, Dudley, East Farms, Kellogg, Lewiston, Liberty Lake, Medimont, Millwood, Moscow, Otis Orchards, Plummer, Potlatch, Sandpoint, Spokane, Spokane Valley, Wallace, areas in the vicinity of Coeur d'Alene Air Terminal, and other communities in Kootenai County.

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