Social Security Disability or Supplement Security Income For Asthma Part 2
should include all required hospitalization or emergency room treatments, and spirometry test results of the arterial blood gas studies (ABGS). These records should show each asthma episode you had and what treatments was administered for how long did it last and what and how did you react to the treatment. And did your doctor administered spirometry tests when you did not have an asthma attack to record if the baseline airflow was an obstruction.
Additionally, your medical records must indicate you have been following all the treatment ordered by your doctor by using an inhaler.
The Social Security Administration want to see all of your medical records documents about your asthma attacks for at least one year that way the agency will be able evaluated your condition before making a disability decision.
Can I get Qualify for Disability due to job Restrictions?
However, as an adult if you do not qualify for disability benefits automatically under the asthma listing then Social Security Administration will take into consideration your limitations causing your ability to work a regular job. Social Security Administration will administered a Residual Functional Capacity Assessment to determine what you can do and cannot with your impairment. Now if your doctor gives restricted orders not to work in extreme hot and cold temperatures, heavy exertion, work around excessive dust and flames then the Social Security Administration will take your job restriction in your Functional Capacity Assessment. Your limitations can rule out the number of jobs that you are unable do, and if you past job required any restricted activities, SSA will have to come with the work you can do. If you are older than 50 or 55 years old then you have a chance getting your disability benefits approved.
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