Glynn F Voisin
Administrative Law Judge
New Orleans Hearing Office
Office of Disability Adjudication and Review
Social Security Administration
United States of America
Judge Voisin has put together some information that may be helpful to understanding the process of pursuing Social Security Disability.
A Primer in Social Security Law (June 2012) PDF
Hypoparathyroidism and Social Security Disability (SSD) from a SSD Judge's Perspecitive (Rev 2016) PDF
Best Practices Memorandum (PDF)
Pre-Hearing Briefs Memorandum (PDF)
Some additional links that may be of interest:
New Law for Evaluating Endocrine Disorders; It went into effect 6/2/2014. It may be helpful to the patients with hypoparathyroidism. It seems to provide more information on Hyoparathyroidism and other endocrine disorders for social security disability purposes.
Disability Evalutaion Under Social Security: Revised Medical Criteria for Evaluating Endocrine Disorders (University of Massachusetts Medical School; permission to link granted 26 June 2014)
**NEW** A Primer on Social Security Disability Law (published Fall 2016 Loyola Law Review - Vol 62, No 3)