It has been more than a year since we first learned of COVID-19 and experienced an ever-changing and challenging world. Our medical professionals, doctors and surgeons have been rightfully hailed as heroes throughout the pandemic as they seek ways to treat symptoms and prevent the spread of COVID-19. At Seltzer & Associates, we honor and thank our medical professionals for all they do to protect our community health while putting themselves at risk for exposure to infectious diseases including COVID-19. As time goes on we learn more about the effects on COVID-19 “long-haulers,” defined as people who experience lingering side […]
Category: Long Term Disability Insurance
If you are treating a patient with a disabling condition, your patient may ask you to complete and Attending Physician’s Statement for a claim for disability insurance benefits.
Doctors are problem solvers for their patients, but disability insurance claims can be challenging for anyone to navigate, and even doctors can benefit from help from an experienced disability insurance attorney.
Unfortunately, doctors are not invulnerable to illness, injury or disability. Doctors and other medical professionals should not have to face these additional challenges alone.
When you are facing a disability that prevents you from working, it can be difficult and overwhelming to keep up with your disability claim in addition to your recovery. However, it is important to keep a consistent treatment plan as recommended by your doctors while pursuing a long-term disability insurance claim, not only for your health and well-being but to protect your long-term disability insurance benefits. If you experience a gap in treatment for your disability, you can rely on a Philadelphia long-term disability insurance attorney at Seltzer & Associates to help you through the long-term disability process. How the […]
Filing a long-term disability insurance claim can be a long and complicated process. By following these tips, you will be better organized as you file your LTD claim. Not only will these tips help you file your LTD claim, but they will help you maintain your long-term disability benefits. Over time, your disability insurance company will evaluate your claim to determine your eligibility to receive disability insurance benefits, despite the apparent limitations in your work capacity. These tips will help you prepare for an adverse decision by the insurer, and an appeal if necessary. Of course, working with a Philadelphia […]
Obtaining appropriate medical treatment and care while disabled is not only important for your health and well-being, it is required to secure and maintain your individual disability insurance and/or long-term disability insurance benefits. The appropriate medical care requirement and definition is spelled out in your disability insurance policy. If you have questions or concerns about the appropriate care requirement and/or maintaining your treatment record for your disability, contact a Philadelphia disability insurance lawyer at Seltzer & Associates. Our legal team represents healthcare professionals nationwide. Your Philadelphia Disability Insurance Lawyer Understands the Importance of Recording Ongoing Treatment A disability insurance company’s […]
When you are suffering from a disability, your medical treatment should be the primary focus of your medical care plan. However, being disabled brings a whole host of issues, including the financial concerns of being unable to work. Our legal team understands your chief desire is to recover and be well enough to return to a meaningful medical career. We also understand that the physical and mental limitations of your disability prevent you from doing so. In order to secure your disability insurance benefits, you need to prove that due to your disability, you can no longer perform the material […]
Being disabled and unable to work is a difficult and trying time, full of medical and financial uncertainty. Long-term disability insurance can help provide some financial stability when you are unable to work. With a wealth of experience in helping medical professionals secure their disability insurance benefits, the Philadelphia disability insurance attorney team at Seltzer & Associates is ready to help you secure your disability insurance benefits. One of the challenges of securing long-term disability insurance benefits is understanding the terms and definitions used in the insurance policies. Understanding your coverage is essential in crafting a record and highlighting your […]
Deciding to hire a professional is a big decision, but as a physician, you understand the importance of hiring a professional to address specific needs. Your disability insurance benefits are there to provide you financial peace of mind when you are unable to work due to your disabling medical condition, but the disability insurance companies do not make the process easy on anyone. Relying on a Philadelphia Disability Insurance Lawyer to handle your claim for disability insurance benefits is the right choice. With nationwide experience dealing with all major disability insurance carriers, Seltzer & Associates is prepared to fight for […]