The SSA has made changes to its musculoskeletal listing which are sure to impact applicants seeking Disability benefits for back problems.
Social Security is changing. These changes affect not only the disabled their spouses and their children but also beneficiaries who receive SSI and retirees.
For people with disabilities, who experienced challenges in navigating their lives even before the pandemic, the effects of COVID-19 have been especially harsh.
Filing for Disability can be a long and frustrating process, if approved however you will be entitled to retroactive payments from the date you became disabled.