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What to Expect at an Independent Medical Examination (IME)

Your private disability insurer may require you to undergo what is known as an “independent medical examination” (“IME”). Indeed, most disability insurance policies include provisions that permit the insurer to require claimants to undergo an examination with a physician of its choosing. Whether you receive disability benefits can depend largely […]

Understanding Clotting Disorders, Deep Vein Thrombosis, and Lymphedema: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Many different medical and psychiatric conditions can serve as the basis for a short-term or long-term disability claim. One such group of conditions is known as blood clotting disorders. Let’s delve into the intricacies of clotting disorders and disability claims. […]