TN 9 (06-13)

DI 23022.020 Compassionate Allowances and Quick Disability Determinations Fast-Track Adjudicator Qualifications

Citations:

20 CFR §§ 404.1603, 404.1620, 416.1003, 416.1020

The disability determination services (DDS) selects experienced adjudicators to participate in the Compassionate Allowances (CAL) and Quick Disability Determinations (QDD) fast-track processes using the following criteria:

  • knowledge of the Social Security disability programs, particularly the Listing of Impairments; and

  • case development and case management skills, with particular emphasis on meeting processing time and quality standards.

NOTE: DDS administrators determine if CAL and QDD adjudicators require any additional experience.


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DI 23022.020 - Compassionate Allowances and Quick Disability Determinations Fast-Track Adjudicator Qualifications - 06/28/2013
Batch run: 06/28/2013
Rev:06/28/2013