social security

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Summary: Government sponsored social insurance programs.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Are social security policies for Chinese landless farmers really effective on health in the process of Chinese rapid urbanization? A study on the effect of social security policies for Chinese landless farmers on their health-related quality of life
    Ying Liang
    Department of Social Work and Social Policy, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Nanjing University, 210023 Nanjing, People s Republic of China
    Int J Equity Health 13:5. 2014
  2. ncbi Newly delivered women's evaluation of personal health status and attitudes towards sickness absence and social benefits
    Gunilla Sydsjo
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Health and Environment, The Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:104-11. 2002
  3. ncbi Influence of obesity on the use of sickness absence and social benefits among pregnant working women
    A Sydsjo
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Linkoping, S 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    Public Health 121:656-62. 2007
  4. ncbi The Social Security Administration's Death Master File: the completeness of death reporting at older ages
    M E Hill
    Pennsylvania State University, USA
    Soc Secur Bull 64:45-51. 2001
  5. ncbi Increase in sick leave rates caused by back pain among pregnant Swedish women after amelioration of social benefits. A paradox
    A Sydsjo
    Department of Health and Environment, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Linkoping, Sweden
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 23:1986-90. 1998
  6. ncbi Poverty and experiences of social devaluation: a qualitative interview study of 25 long-standing recipients of social security payments
    Kjell Underlid
    Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Bergen University College, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 46:273-83. 2005
  7. ncbi A pilot study of HPV DNA and cytology testing in 50,159 women in the routine Mexican Social Security Program
    Eduardo Lazcano-Ponce
    Center for Population Health Research, National Institute of Public Health, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1693-700. 2010
  8. ncbi Integrating evidence in disability evaluation by social insurance physicians
    Rob Kok
    Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Coronel Institute of Occupational Health, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Work Environ Health 37:494-501. 2011
  9. ncbi Clients' perceptions of contact with professionals within healthcare and social insurance offices
    Gunnel M Ostlund
    Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Department of Health and Society, Linkopings Universitet, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 31:275-82. 2003
  10. ncbi Policy implications of social capital for the Japanese social security system
    Jun Hamada
    Department of Health Economics, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Acta Med Okayama 62:275-83. 2008

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  1. pmc Are social security policies for Chinese landless farmers really effective on health in the process of Chinese rapid urbanization? A study on the effect of social security policies for Chinese landless farmers on their health-related quality of life
    Ying Liang
    Department of Social Work and Social Policy, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Nanjing University, 210023 Nanjing, People s Republic of China
    Int J Equity Health 13:5. 2014
    The continuing urbanization in China has resulted in a loss of land and rights among farmers. The social security of landless farmers has attracted considerable research attention...
  2. ncbi Newly delivered women's evaluation of personal health status and attitudes towards sickness absence and social benefits
    Gunilla Sydsjo
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Health and Environment, The Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Linkoping, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:104-11. 2002
    ..An explanation proposed is the pregnant women's own attitudes towards their own states of well being during pregnancy. The aim of this study was to investigate the validity of this hypothesis...
  3. ncbi Influence of obesity on the use of sickness absence and social benefits among pregnant working women
    A Sydsjo
    Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Linkoping, S 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    Public Health 121:656-62. 2007
    ..To evaluate if obesity in early pregnancy has any possible impact on the capacity of pregnant women to engage in gainful employment...
  4. ncbi The Social Security Administration's Death Master File: the completeness of death reporting at older ages
    M E Hill
    Pennsylvania State University, USA
    Soc Secur Bull 64:45-51. 2001
    We examine the completeness of death reporting in the Social Security Administration's Death Master File (DMF) through comparison with deaths by year and age group reported in official U.S. vital statistics...
  5. ncbi Increase in sick leave rates caused by back pain among pregnant Swedish women after amelioration of social benefits. A paradox
    A Sydsjo
    Department of Health and Environment, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Linkoping, Sweden
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 23:1986-90. 1998
    ..A retrospective population study...
  6. ncbi Poverty and experiences of social devaluation: a qualitative interview study of 25 long-standing recipients of social security payments
    Kjell Underlid
    Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Bergen University College, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 46:273-83. 2005
    ..Twenty-five long-standing recipients of social security payments living in a city in Norway were interviewed...
  7. ncbi A pilot study of HPV DNA and cytology testing in 50,159 women in the routine Mexican Social Security Program
    Eduardo Lazcano-Ponce
    Center for Population Health Research, National Institute of Public Health, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1693-700. 2010
    ..We present a large feasibility evaluation of high-risk HPV (HR-HPV) DNA testing and cervical cytology as a primary screening strategy for cervical cancer precursor lesions in Mexican women, as part of a routine cancer control program (CCP)...
  8. ncbi Integrating evidence in disability evaluation by social insurance physicians
    Rob Kok
    Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Coronel Institute of Occupational Health, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Work Environ Health 37:494-501. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to explore applying the method of evidence-based medicine (EBM) to resolve common questions in the field of disability evaluation...
  9. ncbi Clients' perceptions of contact with professionals within healthcare and social insurance offices
    Gunnel M Ostlund
    Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Department of Health and Society, Linkopings Universitet, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 31:275-82. 2003
    ..Knowledge of clients' perceptions of such contact is scarce. This study analysed clients' perceptions of their contact with professionals within healthcare and social insurance offices...
  10. ncbi Policy implications of social capital for the Japanese social security system
    Jun Hamada
    Department of Health Economics, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    Acta Med Okayama 62:275-83. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi Excluded from social security: rejections of disability pension applications in Norway 1998-2004
    Anders Mølster Galaasen
    Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Blindern, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Public Health 40:142-9. 2012
    ..In this article, we study the grey zones between acceptance and rejection of DP applications, in light of the concept of marginalisation...
  12. ncbi Statistical security for Social Security
    Samir Soneji
    The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Demography 49:1037-60. 2012
    The financial viability of Social Security, the single largest U.S. government program, depends on accurate forecasts of the solvency of its intergenerational trust fund...
  13. ncbi [Absenteeism attributable to smoking in the Mexican Social Security Institute, 2006-2009]
    Carlos Manuel Guerrero-López
    Departamento de Investigación sobre Tabaco, Centro de Investigacion en Salud Poblacional, Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica, Mexico
    Salud Publica Mex 54:233-41. 2012
    ..costs by lung cancer, cerebrovascular disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and acute myocardial infarction attributable to smoking in the Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS) and the occupied population from 2006 to 2009.
  14. ncbi Do children receiving Supplemental Security Income who are enrolled in Medicaid fare better under a fee-for-service or comprehensive capitation model?
    Jean M Mitchell
    Georgetown Public Policy Institute, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia 20007, USA
    Pediatrics 114:196-204. 2004
    ..Little research has examined how children with SHCN who qualify for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) fare under managed care versus the fee-for-service (FFS) system...
  15. ncbi Job strain and older workers: Can a reduction in job strain help to eliminate the social security drain?
    Lawrence P Cahalin
    Northeastern University, Department of Physical Therapy, 6 Robinson Hall, Boston, MA 02115 5000, USA
    Work 33:3-12. 2009
    ..willing and able to work longer will defer receipt of retirement benefits while continuing to pay into the Social Security System...
  16. ncbi Case-control study of pleural mesothelioma in workers with social security in Mexico
    Guadalupe Aguilar-Madrid
    Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Mexico City, Mexico
    Am J Ind Med 53:241-51. 2010
    ..Its magnitude is unknown to date. Our objective was to identify the proportion of cases of malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) that can be attributed to and occupational exposure to asbestos...
  17. ncbi Health services analysis as a tool for evidence-based policy decisions: the case of the Ministry of Health and Social Security in Mexico
    Axel Kroeger
    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 8:1157-64. 2003
    To describe the strengths and weaknesses of two Mexican health care providers for poor populations [Ministry of Health (MoH) and Social Security (SS)] in order to facilitate policy decisions about the future of the two systems.
  18. pmc The 10-year course of social security disability income reported by patients with borderline personality disorder and axis II comparison subjects
    Mary C Zanarini
    Laboratory for the Study of Adult Development, McLean Hospital, and the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, USA
    J Pers Disord 23:346-56. 2009
    ..The first purpose was to assess the prevalence as well as the stability of reliance on social security disability income (SSDI) among patients with borderline personality disorder (BPD)...
  19. pmc Problems in sickness certification of patients: a qualitative study on views of 26 physicians in Sweden
    Mia von Knorring
    Section of Personal Injury Prevention, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 26:22-8. 2008
    ..To identify what problems physicians experience in sickness certification of patients...
  20. ncbi Disability assessment interview: the role of detailed information on functioning in addition to medical history-taking
    Jerry Spanjer
    Social Security Office, Assen, The Netherlands
    J Rehabil Med 41:267-72. 2009
    ..To investigate whether the provision of detailed information on participation and activity limitations, compared with medical information alone, influences the assessment of work limitations by physicians...
  21. ncbi Positive experiences of encounters with healthcare and social insurance professionals among people on long-term sick leave
    Ulrika Müssener
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medicine and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Rehabil Med 40:805-11. 2008
    ..To analyse different aspects of positive experiences of people on long-term sick leave with regard to their interactions with healthcare and social insurance professionals...
  22. ncbi Customer focus level following implementation of quality improvement model in Tehran social security hospitals
    F Mehrabi
    Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 21:562-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this paper is to assess customer focus level following implementation of a quality improvement model in social security hospitals in Tehran Province.
  23. pmc Cancer stage at diagnosis and survival among persons with Social Security Disability Insurance on Medicare
    Ellen P McCarthy
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, E RO 139, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:611-28. 2007
    ..To examine stage at diagnosis and survival for disabled Medicare beneficiaries diagnosed with cancer under age 65 and compare their experiences with those of other persons diagnosed under age 65...
  24. ncbi Falling between two stools; how a weak co-operation between the social security and the unemployment agencies obstructs rehabilitation of unemployed sick-listed persons
    Ulla Britt Eriksson
    Department of Health and Environmental Sciences, Karlstad University, Karlstad, Sweden
    Disabil Rehabil 30:569-76. 2008
    ..To explore significant factors behind the weak co-operation between local social insurance and unemployment agencies impairing the rehabilitation of unemployed sick-listed persons...
  25. ncbi [Guidelines for the sociomedical assessment of performance in patients suffering from discopathy or associated diseases]
    E Becker
    Alle Autoren sind Mitarbeiter des Beratungsärztlichen Dienstes der Leistungsabteilung oder des Fachbereichs Medizin der Bundesversicherungsanstalt für Angestellte, Berlin
    Gesundheitswesen 65:19-39. 2003
    ..Finally, inferences are drawn regarding the occupational capacity of the individual. Guidelines for the sociomedical assessment of performance in coronary heart disease (CHD) have been published in Gesundheitswesen 2002, 64: 451-465...
  26. ncbi [Quality assurance in sociomedical evaluation]
    R Legner
    Deutsche Rentenversicherung Niederbayern Oberpfalz, Sozialärztlicher Dienst, Am Alten Viehmarkt 2, 84028 Landshut
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 46:57-61. 2007
    ..Prior to implementation of the programme with the financially responsible pension insurance agencies it will be necessary to estimate the amount of time and manpower involved...
  27. ncbi Gatekeepers in sickness insurance: a systematic review of the literature on practices of social insurance officers
    Elsy Söderberg
    Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Health Soc Care Community 13:211-23. 2005
    ....
  28. pmc Swedish social insurance officers' experiences of difficulties in assessing applications for disability pensions--an interview study
    Berit Ydreborg
    Department of Community Medicine and Public Health, Orebro County Council, Orebro Sweden
    BMC Public Health 7:128. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was therefore to describe the social insurance officers' experiences of assessing applications for disability pensions after the government's introduction of stricter regulations...
  29. ncbi Evaluation of a workshop on evidence-based medicine for social insurance physicians
    Rob Kok
    Research Center for Insurance Medicine AMC UWV VUmc, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Occup Med (Lond) 58:83-7. 2008
    ..Evidence-based medicine (EBM), a comprehensive method to support clinical decision making by using evidence, has been instrumental in clinical specialties but not yet in insurance medicine...
  30. pmc Employment, work disability, and work days lost in patients with ankylosing spondylitis: a cross sectional study of Dutch patients
    A Boonen
    Department of Rheumatology, University Hospital Maastricht, PO Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Ann Rheum Dis 60:353-8. 2001
    ..To evaluate employment status, work disability, and work days lost in patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS)...
  31. ncbi Sickness certificates as a basis for decisions regarding entitlement to sickness insurance benefits
    Elsy Söderberg
    Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, S 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 33:314-20. 2005
    ....
  32. ncbi The grant is what I eat: the politics of social security and disability in the post-apartheid South African state
    Hayley MacGregor
    Social Anthropology, School of Social Sciences and Law, Brunel University, UK
    J Biosoc Sci 38:43-55. 2006
    ..The implications of local understandings of 'health citizenship' for expectations of the post-apartheid state are explored...
  33. ncbi [The general practitioner's role in the Swiss Invalidity Insurance]
    F Peric
    Regionaler Arztlicher Dienst RAD, IV Stelle, SVA Zurich
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 94:1345-7. 2005
  34. ncbi Mortality rates of elderly Asian American populations based on Medicare and Social Security data
    Diane S Lauderdale
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60337, USA
    Demography 39:529-40. 2002
    ..six Asian American subgroups--Chinese, Filipino, Indian, Japanese, Korean, and Vietnamese--based on data from social Security Administration files. We determined ethnicity by combining race, place of birth, surname, and given name...
  35. ncbi [General and specific incidence of cancer among children affiliated to the Mexican Institute of Social Security]
    Arturo Fajardo-Gutierrez
    Registro de Cáncer en Niños, Unidad de Investigacion Medica en Epidemiologia Clinica, Hospital de Pediatria, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Mexico
    Rev Med Inst Mex Seguro Soc 45:579-92. 2007
    To determine the epidemiology of cancer among children from eleven Mexican states affiliated to Mexican Social Security Institute (Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, IMSS).
  36. ncbi [Patient and consumer information centres according to 65b Social Security Code V--means for high-quality information exchange and counselling]
    Gabriele Seidel
    Abteilung Epidemiologie, Sozialmedizin und Gesundheitssystemforschung, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, OE 5410, 30623 Hannover
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 99:397-403. 2005
    Counsellors of Independent Health Information Centres according to 65b Social Security Code V provide the public with comprehensive information on health and disease-related themes, as well as on their financial, service, and legal ..
  37. ncbi Development of ICF core set for disability evaluation in social security
    Søren Brage
    Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
    Disabil Rehabil 30:1392-6. 2008
    The purpose of this paper is to report on the development of an ICF core set for functional assessment in disability claims in European social security systems.
  38. ncbi How policy variables influence the timing of applications for Social Security Disability Insurance
    R V Burkhauser
    Department of Policy Analysis and Management, Cornell University, USA
    Soc Secur Bull 64:52-83. 2001
    This article analyzes the impact of policy variables--employer accommodations, state Social Security Disability Insurance (DI) allowance rates, and DI benefits--on the timing of an application for DI benefits by workers with a work-..
  39. pmc Prevalence of anemia and deficiency of iron, folic acid, and zinc in children younger than 2 years of age who use the health services provided by the Mexican Social Security Institute
    Ximena Duque
    Unidad de Investigación en Epidemiología Nutricional, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Mexico DF, Mexico
    BMC Public Health 7:345. 2007
    ..this study was to determine the prevalence of anemia and of iron, folic acid, and zinc deficiencies in Mexican children under 2 years of age who use the health care services provided by the Mexican Institute for Social Security (IMSS).
  40. ncbi Social security, age of retirement, and economic well-being: intertemporal and demographic patterns among retired-worker beneficiaries
    Robert Haveman
    University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Demography 40:369-94. 2003
    We examine the economic status of a sample of new recipients of social security retired-worker benefits shortly after their first receipt of benefits (1982) and 10 years later (1991)...
  41. ncbi [Evaluation of health system decentralization and reform of the Social Security system in Colombia]
    I Jaramillo
    Asociación Colombiana de la Salud, Bogota, Colombia
    Gac Sanit 16:48-53. 2002
    ..These reforms replaced the previous national health system and the so-called Bismarkian social security system...
  42. ncbi Equity in the financing of social security for health in Chile
    R Bitran
    World Trade Center, Av Nueva Tajamar 481 Torre Norte Oficina 1108, Las Condes, Santiago, Chile
    Health Policy 50:171-96. 2000
    ..FONASA's finances would improve significantly if affiliation to health social security by both dependent and independent workers was made compulsory.
  43. ncbi Health and social security reforms in Latin America: the convergence of the World Health Organization, the World Bank, and transnational corporations
    F Armada
    Int J Health Serv 31:729-68. 2001
    ..World Bank loans and their attached policy conditions have promoted several social security reforms within a neoliberal framework that privileges the role of the market in the provision of health and ..
  44. ncbi Social grants, welfare, and the incentive to trade-off health for income among individuals on HAART in South Africa
    Atheendar S Venkataramani
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:1393-400. 2010
    ..This has helped cushion people on HAART, but other welfare measures need consideration...
  45. ncbi [Diabetes mellitus in an adult population of the IMSS (Mexican Institute of Social Security). Results of the National Health Survey 2000]
    José Luis Vázquez-Martínez
    División Técnica de Información Estadística en Salud, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social
    Rev Med Inst Mex Seguro Soc 44:13-26. 2006
    ..To describe the prevalence and control of diabetes in the adult population served by the Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social according to data from the National Health Survey 2000 (ENSA-2000)...
  46. ncbi The prevalence and treatment of hypertension in the elderly population of the Mexican Institute of Social Security
    C García-Peña
    Health Services Research Area, Mexican Institute of Social Security, Mexico City, Mexico
    Salud Publica Mex 43:415-20. 2001
    ..To assess the prevalence and treatment of high blood pressure among elderly people in Mexico...
  47. ncbi Social networks and health-related quality of life: a population based study among older adults
    Katia Gallegos-Carrillo
    Unidad de Investigación Epidemiológica y en Servicios de Salud, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Hospital General Regional, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
    Salud Publica Mex 51:6-13. 2009
    ..To examine the relationship between components of social networks and health-related quality of life (HRQL) in older adults with and without depressive symptoms...
  48. ncbi The growth in the Social Security Disability rolls: a fiscal crisis unfolding
    David H Autor
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, Massachusetts
    J Econ Perspect 20:71-96. 2006
  49. ncbi How can a work rehabilitation process be improved?--a qualitative study from the perspective of social insurance officers
    Gunvor Gard
    Department of Health Science, Lulea University of Technology, Lulea, Sweden
    Disabil Rehabil 26:299-305. 2004
    ..In Sweden the social insurance company has a key role to coordinate all efforts concerning work rehabilitation planning between all rehabilitation actors...
  50. pmc Risk adjustment for hospital use using social security data: cross sectional small area analysis
    Roy A Carr-Hill
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York, Northern Ireland
    BMJ 324:390. 2002
    ..To devise a risk adjustment formula for distributing public funds for hospital services using, as far as possible, variables that can be updated between censuses...
  51. ncbi [Disability payments due to unipolar depressive and bipolar affective disorders]
    Peter Brieger
    Universitatsklinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Martin Luther Universitat Halle Wittenberg
    Psychiatr Prax 31:203-6. 2004
    ..Little is known concerning the frequency of disability payments due to depressive and bipolar affective disorders in Germany...
  52. ncbi [Older workers and employment]
    U Stössel
    Albert Ludwigs Universitat Freiburg, Germany
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 51:287-95. 2008
    ..The rising number of projects and initiatives in this field suggest that the challenges have been recognized and accepted; however we are not able to speak about the implementation of these models already throughout the country...
  53. ncbi The Social Security Administration's new disability adjudication rules: a significant and promising reform
    Frank S Bloch
    Vanderbilt University Law School, USA
    Cornell Law Rev 92:235-47. 2007
  54. ncbi A response to Bloch, Lubbers & Verkuil's "The Social Security Administration's new disability adjudication rules": a cause for optimism ... and concern
    Robert E Rains
    Disability Law Clinic, Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law, USA
    Cornell Law Rev 92:249-55. 2007
  55. ncbi [The IREPRO List of Indicators--a tool for systematic evaluation of the prognosis for reintegration and the need for rehabilitation in the course of psychiatric disability pension assessment]
    B Hesse
    Institut für Rehabilitationsforschung Norderney, Abteilung Sozialmedizin, Gartenstrasse 194, 48125 Münster
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 46:24-32. 2007
    ..The article describes requirements and difficulties in psychiatric disability assessment, the list of indicators and experiences gained from the process of development...
  56. ncbi [Is it possible to predict approval of medical rehabilitation by the extent of fatigue and subjective need for rehabilitation? Development, results and acceptance of a short screening]
    A Kobelt
    Deutsche Rentenversicherung Braunschweig Hannover, Arztlicher Dienst, Lange Weihe 2, 30880 Laatzen
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 46:33-40. 2007
    ..degree of fatigue and need for rehabilitation? Is it possible to predict approval of medical rehabilitation by fatigue and need for rehabilitation? How will insurees accept a screening accompanying their application for rehabilitation?..
  57. doi ["The German Social Code Book 9, SGB 9 in Practice"--40th Contact Seminar of Deutsche Sozialrechtsverband February 18-20, 2008 in Kassel]
    K Piepenstock
    Deutscher Sozialrechtsverband e V, Essen
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 47:251-3. 2008
  58. ncbi [Conception and evaluation of a group therapy intervention for patients with chronic pain disorders and applications for early retirement pensions]
    H Schultze
    Psychosomatische Fachklinik Bad Dürkheim, Bad Dürkheim
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 47:211-8. 2008
    ....
  59. ncbi [Relevance of a performance capacity model for uniform and standardized performance diagnostics]
    W Tittor
    Rehabilitationsklinik Ob der Tauber der LVA Baden Württemberg, Bad Mergentheim
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 43:209-18. 2004
    ..The benefit of the procedure described lies in increased transparency of the decision process. Hence, performance capacity assessment will gain reliability and objectivity...
  60. ncbi [Rehabilitation need in sociomedical assessment--development and evaluation of an algorithm of decision-making]
    K Meng
    Arbeitsbereich Rehabilitationswissenschaften, Institut für Psychotherapie und Medizinische Psychologie der Universität Würzburg, Marcusstrasse 9 11, 97070 Wurzburg
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 46:41-9. 2007
    ..By reason of heterogeneity in practical application of criteria for rehabilitation need, operationalisation and explicit diagnostic algorithms are necessary to improve objectivity of making decisions...
  61. ncbi [Assisting the assessment of rehabilitation need by a self-administered questionnaire: problems and solutions]
    O Mittag
    Institut für Sozialmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein, Campus Lubeck, Beckergrube 43 47, 23552 Lübeck
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 46:50-6. 2007
    ..Also, general problems and limitations of the approach are discussed...
  62. ncbi [Introduction to the topic: medial evaluation of severely handicapped and blind persons in legislation]
    K Rohrschneider
    Ophthalmologische Rehabilitation, Universitatsaugenklinik, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120, Heidelberg
    Ophthalmologe 104:455-6. 2007
  63. ncbi Have people delayed claiming retirement benefits? Responses to changes in Social Security rules
    Jae Song
    Division of Economic Research, Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics, Social Security Administration, USA
    Soc Secur Bull 67:1-23. 2007
    This article examines changes in the age at which people claim Social Security retirement benefits in response to two recent changes in the Social Security rules: the removal of the retirement earnings test at ages 65 to 69 in 2000 and ..
  64. ncbi [Errors and difficulties in the assessment of severely handicapped and blind persons]
    I Mackensen
    Versorgungsärztlicher Dienst im Gesundheitsamt, Landratsamt Karlsruhe
    Ophthalmologe 104:464, 466-73. 2007
    ..It may be assumed that this is also true for petitions in legislation for severely handicapped persons, particularly because the officials in charge are rarely ophthalmologists...
  65. ncbi [Fundamentals for the medical evaluation of handicapped people in legislation]
    K Rohrschneider
    Ophthalmologische Rehabilitation, Universitatsaugenklinik, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120, Heidelberg
    Ophthalmologe 104:457-63. 2007
    ..Results that are not compliant with the official standards need to be identified accordingly...
  66. ncbi General bias and Administrative Law Judges: is there a remedy for Social Security disability claimants?
    Jason D Vendel
    Cornell Law Rev 90:869-809. 2005
  67. ncbi Medical proof, social policy, and Social Security's medically centered definition of disability
    Frank S Bloch
    Vanderbilt University Law School, USA
    Cornell Law Rev 92:189-234. 2007
  68. ncbi [Disability and total inability to work]
    Zofia Gronowska
    Edukacji Zdrowotnej Uniwersytetu Szczecińskiego
    Arch Med Sadowej Kryminol 57:6-10. 2007
    ..The above presented problem should indicate the need for modifying the principles and organization of medical certification of disability for the purpose of awarding social pensions to the disabled...
  69. ncbi [Epilepsy--inability to work and drive]
    H R Stöckli
    Swiss Insurance Medicine, Leiter Gutachterkurse Neurologe Kantonsspital und Psychiatrische Klinik Liestal Neurologische Praxis Liestal
    Ther Umsch 64:429-36. 2007
    ..This article presents a tabular summary of the Swiss Guidelines (2006 revision) concerning driving and epilepsy...
  70. ncbi [Incapacity to work, occupational disability and disability--legal basis, definitions and comments]
    Y Bollag
    Academy of Swiss Insurance Medicine, Universitatsspital Basel
    Ther Umsch 64:403-8. 2007
    ..In contrast occupational disability and disability in the legal sense require a permanent and important impairment of the health status ensuing economical losses in the labour market...
  71. ncbi [Legal and structural progress in rehabilitation--positions of legal pension insurance]
    Werner Schell
    Kinderkrankenschwester 23:3-4. 2004
  72. ncbi [Nursing case--increasingly more children are liable for their parents]
    Thomas Schlegel
    MedizinRecht de Verlag GmbH, D 60596 Frankfurt
    Kinderkrankenschwester 23:252. 2004
  73. ncbi A comparison of early retirement pensions in the United States and Russia: the pensions of musicians
    John Turner
    AARP Public Policy Institute, Washington, DC 20049, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 17:61-74. 2005
    Early retirement pensions for particular occupations free national policy to establish the social security early retirement age at a later age that is more appropriate for the population as a whole...
  74. ncbi [Some problems about incapability to work in direct connection to repression of people applied for relevant pension in accordance to the act from 24.01.1991]
    Zofia Gronowska
    Uniwersytet Szczeciński Wydział Nauk Przyrodniczych, Instytut Kultury Fizycznej
    Arch Med Sadowej Kryminol 55:277-81. 2005
    ..The actual system of relevant pensions in connection with repression made by Social Insurance Department is considered compensatory. It seems feasible to consider a new equal compensation system for all cases of repression...
  75. ncbi [Instability of the health care system and concomitant meaning of the notion of partial incapacity to work as an element determining dysfunctionality of the pension system]
    Piotr Kowalski
    Katedra i Zakład Medycyny Sadowej Collegium Medicum UJ
    Arch Med Sadowej Kryminol 55:282-4. 2005
    ..In the case of the suggested change of view of this problem, the majority of controversial opinions lose their validity...
  76. ncbi [A few remarks on the so-called war pension]
    Tomasz Zyss
    Kliniki Psychiatrii Dorosłych Collegium Medicum UJ
    Arch Med Sadowej Kryminol 55:328-37. 2005
    ..Another thesis, suggesting that it would be justified to grant war disability pensions in all such cases, seems to be of discrete character and therefore appears incompatible with the nature of opinioning...
  77. ncbi How have people responded to changes in the retirement earnings test in 2000?
    Jae G Song
    Division of Economic Research, Office of Research, Evaluation, and Statistics, Office ofPolicy, Social Security Administration, USA
    Soc Secur Bull 67:1-15. 2007
    ..We examine annual earnings and retirement benefit claims from Social Security administrative data that cover the 4 years before and after the change. Three findings emerge from the study...
  78. ncbi [Assessment of the suitability of workers based on the Swiss Law on Accident Insurance--declaration of unsuitability / declaration of conditional suitability]
    M Jost
    Abteilung Arbeitsmedizin, Schweizerische Unfallversicherungsanstalt, Suva, Luzern
    Ther Umsch 64:437-42. 2007
    ..For retraining and occupational rehabilitation a special state insurance, the Invalidity insurance is responsible...
  79. ncbi [Chronic back pain and expert opinion (II)]
    R Reck
    Versicherungsmedizin 58:14-8. 2006
  80. ncbi [Geriatric rehabilitation from the perspective of Book 9 of the German social code, SGB IX]
    H Fuchs
    QUALITY Klinikentwicklungs, betriebs und beratungs GmbH, Dusseldorf
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 46:296-309. 2007
    ....
  81. ncbi [SIMBO: a Screening Instrument for Identification of Work-Related Disabilities--analyses of construct and prognostic validity]
    M Streibelt
    Charite Universitatsmedizin, Abteilung für Versorgungssystemforschung und Qualitätssicherung in der medizinischen Rehabilitation, Berlin
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 46:266-75. 2007
    ..By using a scale for the intensity of work-related problems as well as a cut-off point, SIMBO is able to identify patients with and without a demand for work-related interventions...
  82. ncbi [Determination of visual function in legal assessment]
    C Springer
    Ophthalmologische Rehabilitation, Universitatsaugenklinik, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120, Heidelberg
    Ophthalmologe 104:474-9. 2007
    ....
  83. pmc Retirement on grounds of ill health
    M Stattin
    Department of Sociology, Umea University, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 62:135-40. 2005
  84. ncbi [Whiplash injury and "railway spine" (II)]
    K D Thomann
    Institut für Versicherungsmedizin, Frankfurt Main
    Versicherungsmedizin 56:183-6. 2004
  85. ncbi [Depression--cause or consequence of inability to work or disability?]
    U Hoffmann-Richter
    Suva Luzern
    Ther Umsch 64:424-8. 2007
    ..Finally besides administrative measure certificates may be regarded as therapeutic intervention with effects and side effects. And depression may also be regarded as specific state in our society...
  86. ncbi [The SGB IX, book 9 of the German social code--reformatory approach, innovations, initial implementations]
    U Vömel
    Bundesarbeitsgemeinschaft für Rehabilitation BAR, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 41:274-8. 2002
    ....
  87. ncbi Options for boosting your disability coverage
    Dennis Murray
    Med Econ 79:50-2. 2002
  88. ncbi [Utilization of occupational ability by persons on early retirement. A registry study]
    Peter Haargaard Rasmussen
    Ugeskr Laeger 165:1335-8. 2003
    ..Many disabled persons would therefore be expected to work to supplement their pensions...
  89. ncbi Disability income
    Margaret V Little
    Financial Designs of Virginia, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 59:160-1. 2004
  90. ncbi [Comment on E. Stresemann: An evil expert witness, a fallen angel?]
    H Freyberger
    Versicherungsmedizin 54:187-8; author reply 188. 2002
  91. ncbi [Application behavior and disability in ambulatory care according to SGB XI. A structural regional approach]
    R Pritzkuleit
    MDK Schleswig-Holstein,
    Gesundheitswesen 63:200-4. 2001
    ..The combination of geography and epidemiology enables a clear allocation of medical phenomena also for further research concerning differences between well-defined areas...
  92. ncbi [Comment on E. Stresemann: An evil expert witness, a fallen angel?]
    U Smidt
    Versicherungsmedizin 54:186-7; author reply 188. 2002
  93. ncbi [The expert assessment of fibromyalgia]
    M Spath
    Friedrich Baur Institut, Klinikum der Ludwig Maximilians Universität, Ziemssenstr 1a 80336, Munich, Germany
    Z Rheumatol 61:661-6. 2002
    ..The expert assessment should not discuss the existence or non-existence of fibromyalgia, but evaluate the individual impairments, disabilities and handicaps which may lead to an individual degree of dysfunctioning...
  94. ncbi [Guidelines for assessment of patients with connective tissue diseases]
    O Sander
    Rheumazentrum Düsseldorf, Klinik fur Nephrologie und Rheumatologie, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf, Moorenstr 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Z Rheumatol 61:652-60. 2002
    ..This article is a guideline reflecting published data, modern therapy and actual prognosis. In addition, help for interpretation and examples are given...
  95. ncbi [Expert assessment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis]
    M Hammer
    Nordwestdeutsches Rheumazentrum, Klinik für Rheumatologie, St Josef Stift Stendenhorst, Westtor 7, 48324 Sendhorst, Germany
    Z Rheumatol 61:626-34. 2002
    ....
  96. ncbi Disability examinations: a look at the Social Security Disability Income System
    David N Duddleston
    Department of Medicine, The University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson 39216 4505, USA
    Am J Med Sci 324:220-6. 2002
    Disability income protection is an important part of a worker's safety net. U.S. workers who pay into Social Security are eligible for coverage under the federal government, and additional coverage is available in the free market...
  97. ncbi [SGB IX - Magna Charta of a Functional Participation Philosophy]
    B Steinke
    Bundesarbeitsgemeinschaft für Rehabilitation, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 41:343-7. 2002
    ....
  98. ncbi [Expert assessment of oropharyngeal dysphagia]
    A Keilmann
    Klinik für Kommunikationsstörungen, Johannes Gutenberg Universitat, Langenbeckstrasse 1, 5101 Mainz
    HNO 50:155-60. 2002
    ..Modern procedures of treatment enable us to prevent aspiration or insufficient nutrition; nevertheless, dysphagia causes severe limitations for the patients...
  99. ncbi [Are mental disorders given due consideration in the adjustment of stage of care according to the German Health Care Act? Assessment of cognitive impairment by medical expert record (MDK) and standardised methods of the research team]
    A Zintl-Wiegand
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit, Psychiatrische Epidemiologie, Mannheim
    Nervenarzt 74:571-80. 2003
    ....
  100. ncbi [Health and social insurance in Nordic countries]
    Soren Brage
    Institutionen för folkhälsovetenskap Postbox 41, F 00014 Helsingfors universitet og Omsesidiga försäkringsbolaget Varma Sampo Postbox 1 F 00098 Varma Sampo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 122:1486-91. 2002
    ..There is no previous comparative review available of Nordic social insurance schemes for sickness benefits, rehabilitation allowance and disability pensions...
  101. ncbi [The prognostic value of variables from the quality assurance program and of the rehabilitation-discharge report of the LVA Baden-Württemberg for early retirement: results of a retrospective cohort-study]
    J Küpper-Nybelen
    Abteilung Epidemiologie, Deutsches Zentrum für Alternsforschung, Universitat Heidelberg
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 42:335-42. 2003
    ..It should be considered to include the ability to work at discharge in the programme to further improve its prognostic value...

Research Grants64

  1. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF HUMAN GENETICS PUBLIC HEALTH GENETICS FELLOWSHIP
    Joann A Boughman; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..org 301 634 7079 SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER HIGHEST DEGREE EARNED 308-50-1523 PhD PART D: A private, nonprofit organization must include evidence ..
  2. Effectivenss of a New Non-Invasive Erectile Support System in Aging Populations
    S ALEXANDER WEINSTOCK; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: The fact that so much National attention is being placed on the solvency of the Social Security Administration reflects the fact that during the next thirty years the number of retired, hence over 62 year ..
  3. The Greatest Generation: The NAS-NRC WWII Twin Registry as a Scientific Resource
    Margaret Gatz; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..We will also do pilot work preliminary to linking to Medicare and Social Security records...
  4. Cancer Care among Medicare HIV patients
    Sumedha Chhatre; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..For people with HIV/AIDS who receive Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits or those who live long enough to qualify, Medicare is an important ..
  5. National Trends in Brain Health: a Follow-Up Study of CIND and Dementia in the US
    David R Weir; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..costs and burdens for families, the health care system, and public programs such as Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security. The proposed research will collect data that will lead to a better understanding of trends in the prevalence,..
  6. Novel Control Group to Expand the Scope of the RELIVE Living Kidney Donor Study
    Robert M Merion; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..with linkages to data from the National Death Index (NDI), Centers for Medicare &Medicaid Services (CMS), Social Security Death Master File (SSDMF), and Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients/Organ Procurement and ..
  7. Determinants of Human Longevity and Healthy Aging
    S Michal Jazwinski; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This demographic trend places in jeopardy the existing structures for healthcare delivery and social security. Our goal is to provide the fundamental knowledge that will allow the creation of preventive and compensatory ..
  8. The Short and Long Term Effects of Job and EArnings Losses on Health Outcomes
    TILL VON WACHTER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..on short and long term health outcomes using several large administrative data sets accessed through the Social Security Administration through an ongoing cooperation...
  9. Biodemography of Exceptional Longevity in the United States
    Leonid A Gavrilov; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..S. data sources available through the Internet, including Social Security Administration datasets, Census data, family reconstitutions and validated genealogies, and military draft ..
  10. Health, Wealth, and Wellbeing over the Life Course and Across Generations
    Vicki A Freedman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Wealth module: Including 10 minutes of survey questions on wealth, active savings, and pensions. Linkage to Social Security earnings and benefits records for active sample and decedents will be undertaken for the first time, and a ..
  11. Research Study to Assess the Risk of Blood Borne Transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jako
    Roger Dodd; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Names, Date of Birth and Social Security Number of the recipients are reported in the database and the database can only be accessed by specific co-..
  12. Beyond service connection: what helps PTSD-disabled veterans get better?
    Maureen Murdoch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In a small sample of homeless, mentally ill veterans who applied for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits, Rosenheck et al...
  13. Benefits Management for People with Psychiatric Disabilities
    Marc I Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Recipients of Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) may be assigned representative payees to manage their funds...
  14. Developing a Medical Biometric Identification System wit a Secure Database Networ
    Jason W Sohn; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..A second identifier for a care recipient without a wristband might be date of birth, social security number, home address, or phone number...
  15. Social Security Privatization: Investment Choice and Field Experiments in Mexico
    JUSTINE HASTINGS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Social security reform is one of the most pressing issues in economic and policy debates around the world...
  16. New-onset Post-CABG Atrial Fibrillation
    Giovanni Filardo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Louis, MO) using data from the STS database, patient medical records, administrative data, and the Social Security Administration Death Master File...
  17. TRAINING IN THE DEMOGRAPHY AND ECONOMICS OF AGING
    Ronald D Lee; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..stresses public and private support systems for the elderly including Medicare, Institutional Medicaid, Social Security, familial care of the elderly, and so on...
  18. The Center for the Global Demography of Aging
    DAVID E BLOOM; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in Medicare on utilization, quality, and health outcomes, and the effects of demographic change and social security systems on labor supply, savings and economic growth...
  19. Pharmacotheraphy Evaluation Tools for Improving Breast Cancer Outcomes in Rural A
    Rajesh Balkrishnan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..breast cancer assembled from cancer registries, Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Medicare claims data, US Social Security Administration's Death Master File (DMF), American Medical Association (AMA) Master file for information ..
  20. Improving primary care to prevent childhood obesity
    Matthew W Gillman; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..we will conduct a randomized controlled trial (RCT) in 10 family medical clinics of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS), a large integrated health care system that provides health care for over 45 million Mexicans...
  21. Marriage, Families and Retirement
    Maximiliane E Szinovacz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..the entire retirement processes of individuals and couples, defined by labor force exits and reentries, Social Security and pension receipt, and retiree self definitions...
  22. Health Literacy, Hospital Discharge, and Cardiovascular Outcomes
    Sunil Kripalani; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..For Aim 3, we will ascertain mortality using the Social Security Administration Death Master File, following patients for up to 3.5 years after enrollment...
  23. Health and Retirement Study Yrs 23-28
    David R Weir; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..One component of this extended data system consists of linkages to administrative data, including Social Security earnings and benefit records, Medicare utilization and diagnostic records, employer pension records, and the ..
  24. Social and Neural Bases of Vulnerability to Fraud in Older Adults
    Shelley E Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..are likely to become more reliant on governmental health and financial support programs such as Medicare and Social Security. Consequently, the public health implications of older adults'vulnerability to financial fraud are ..
  25. The Contribution of Obesity to International Differences in Longevity
    Samuel H Preston; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Uncertainty about future of mortality is the single factor to which fiscal balances in the Social Security Trust Fund are most sensitive...
  26. USC Resource Center for Minority Aging Research (US-RCMAR)
    Dana P Goldman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..responsibility for their own health and financial outcomes: how long to work, how much to save, when to claim Social Security and pension benefits, which health plans to choose, and how to allocate and manage their assets...
  27. Fundamental Factors Affecting The Wealth and Retirement of Elderly Americans
    ANANTH SESHADRI; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Our work also has potentially important implications for thinking about Social Security replacement rates. Second, we will examine the role of pensions on non-pension wealth accumulation...
  28. The Design of Social Insurance for the Elderly: Public Pensions &Health Insuranc
    AMY N FINKELSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Medicare and Social Security currently account for over one-third of the federal government, and are projected to grow dramatically as the ..
  29. Spouses'Health at Midlife and Wife Breadwinning Dynamics Across the Life Course
    Kristen W Springer; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..by conducting longitudinal latent class and regression analyses of 30 years (1962-1991) of couple-level Social Security Administration earnings data from one cohort of the Health and Retirement Study (couples born between 1931 ..
  30. Dimensions of Subjective Well-Being: Aging, Religiosity, and Adaptation
    ANGUS S DEATON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..consequences for thinking about economic policy for the elderly, including such issues as the taxation of social security benefits or incentives for postponing retirement...
  31. Retirement in the 1950's: Rebuilding a Longitudinal Database
    AMY MARIE PIENTA; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): As the earliest Social Security policies were beginning to influence the behavior of a growing share of the US labor force, the Cornell Study of Occupational Retirement (Cornell Retirement Study) ..
  32. Improving Clinician Ratings of Money Mismanagement: Addiction's Impact.
    Marc I Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Disabled people are harmed when their Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits are misspent, often on drugs and alcohol, leaving them without money for ..
  33. Variability of mortality levels and trends by state in the United States
    WILLIAM HATFIELD DOW; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..sources, including the vital registration system, the decennial census, and the beneficiary records of Social Security and Medicare...
  34. Medicare Part D Cost-Sharing and Treatment of Mental Disorders Among Disabled Dua
    Julie Marie Donohue; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) and Medicare are important social insurance programs for adults with severe and persistent mental illnesses...
  35. A GEOHealth hub for agriculture and informal work in Nicaragua: - Nicaragua
    Aurora Aragon; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..work in the formal sector, with no legal right to be rehired and no access to social benefits, such as social security and pensions...
  36. Using Policy Variation to Identify and Estimate a Structural Model of Retirement
    Kathleen Mullen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..between these effects is important for understanding the welfare and efficiency consequences of proposed social security reforms in the United States and other countries as well...
  37. Demographic and Educational Effects on Long-Term Earnings
    ARTHUR SAKAMOTO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..on long-term earnings has considerable implications for retirement and aging including issues relating to Social Security benefit levels, work-related pensions, private retirement savings, and health and mortality outcomes...
  38. Work and hospital utilization among disability beneficiaries with mental illness
    Alison E Peterson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These data contain 2,238 working age individuals with schizophrenia or mood disorder enrolled in Social Security Disability Insurance from 23 cities, receiving enhanced or usual mental healthcare and health insurance...
  39. International Comparisons of Well-Being, Health and Retirement
    ARIE KAPTEYN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..survey data are available, while moreover new data will be collected related to the design of a new Social Security System in the state of Yucatan, Mexico...
  40. THE ANTIHYPERTENSIVE AND LIPID-LOWERING TO PREVENT HEART ATTACK TRIAL RENEWAL
    Barry Davis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Index (NDI), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), United States Renal Data System (USRDS), and Social Security Administration (SSA)...
  41. THE ANTIHYPERTENSIVE AND LIPID-LOWERING TO PREVENT HEART ATTACK TRIAL RENEWAL
    Barry Davis; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Index (NDI), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), United States Renal Data System (USRDS), and Social Security Administration (SSA)...
  42. THE ANTIHYPERTENSIVE AND LIPID-LOWERING TO PREVENT HEART ATTACK TRIAL RENEWAL
    Barry Davis; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Index (NDI), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), United States Renal Data System (USRDS), and Social Security Administration (SSA)...
  43. Experimental Design of a Social Security System in Yucatan
    ARIE KAPTEYN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The project will design, implement, and evaluate a Social Security program in the state of Yucatan, Mexico with a randomized control trial methodology...
  44. Research Access to Death Records Contract Number: NIH Proposal #10001666 CAN 8
    JILL COLLAMORE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Social Security Administration Death Master File (DMF) has historically been a timely and comprehensive source of fact-of-..
  45. Cancer in the Middle Eastern Population in California
    Kiumarss Nasseri; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..of the Middle Eastern names will be developed out of an administrative file that is maintained by the US Social Security Administration that contains reliable information on place of birth...
  46. DEATH RATES AND DEATH DATA FOR ASIAN AMERICAN ELDERLY
    Diane Lauderdale; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..data by employing a single data source for numerators and denominators, the Master Beneficiary Record at the Social Security Administration (SSA)...
  47. Design and Evaluation of a Social Security Program for Oldest Old in Yucatan
    ARIE KAPTEYN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    b>Social Security provision in Mexico is not universal. There is a mix of state and federal programs...
  48. THE DETERMINANTS OF RETIREMENT AMONG OLDER WOMEN
    ANGELA O RAND; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..The data are drawn from the 1969 to 1975 waves of the Social Security Administration's Longitudinal Retirement History Study and from the earnings records of respondent's to the ..
  49. SSO# 4063 BSR - RESEARCH STUDY - DRUG EFFICACY RESEARCH STUDY USING CMS MEDICARE
    X X; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 (MMA) amended the Social Security Act to provide prescription drug benefits to seniors through Medicare (Part D)...
  50. COST EFFECTIVENESS OF EYE RESEARCH AND CARE
    Jonathan Javitt; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Medicare data provide charges for these procedures, as well as the frequency with which they are performed. Social Security Administration reports provide information on governmental costs of blindness related disability...
  51. Alternative Pathways to Retirement
    Kathleen Mullen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Given the similarity in characteristics of the social security system and the aging population structure, our results can be applied largely to other industrialized ..
  52. Using the Dynamics of Subjective Well-Being to Measure the Import of Events
    MILES SPENCER KIMBALL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Understanding people's retirement decisions is crucial for public policy, since the solvency of the Social Security system can be strongly affected by the average retirement age. b...
  53. Age Difference of Spouses and Long-Term Care
    Darius Lakdawalla; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..First, we will use life table data from the Social Security Administration to compute the effect of the changing age gap on the prevalence of marriage among the elderly...
  54. Effects of State Home Medicare Maximization Plans
    Wayne Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..health care up front and retrospectively pursue Medicare reimbursement through an appeals process with the Social Security Administration's Administrative Law Judges...
  55. IMPACT OF TERMINATING SUBSTANCE ABUSE DISABILITY BENEFIT
    Robert Orwin; Fiscal Year: 2001
    Effective Jan. 1, 1997, the Contract with America Advancement Act (PL 104-121) terminated the Social Security Administration's Disability Insurance (DI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for persons diagnosed with drug or ..
  56. RACIAL AND ETHNIC MORTALITY DIFFERENCES AT OLDER AGES
    SAMUEL PRESTON; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..S. Censuses of 1900, 1910, and 1920, and against records of the Social Security Administration...
  57. Synthesis of HRS-SSA linked data
    LARS VILHUBER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..longitudinal survey instrument has been supplemented with data from a variety of other sources including Social Security Administration records containing the detailed earnings history of the respondent...
  58. ALCOHOL USE AND INJURY OUTCOMES IN THE US ARMY
    Nicole Bell; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..HRA data will be linked by social security numbers to hospitalization, death, accident and disability data...
  59. ALCOHOL USE AND INJURY OUTCOMES IN THE US ARMY
    Nicole Bell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..HRA data will be linked by social security numbers to hospitalization, death, accident and disability data...
  60. Linking Federal and State Data to Study the Economic Effects of Workplace Injury
    LESLIE BODEN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This study will use linked workers'compensation and Social Security Administration data to determine the impact of workplace injuries and illnesses on long-term earnings, income replacement from ..
  61. THE WELL-BEING OF OLDER PEOPLE IN ANHUI PROVINCE CHINA
    Merril Silverstein; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These changes are of particular concern for the welfare of the aged, as China does not have universal social security or health care available for its older citizens...
  62. HEALTH STATUS AND FAMILY SUPPORT OF THE ELDERLY
    ROBERT SCHOENI; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The research project will also determine whether programs such as Social Security and Supplemental Security Income influence the amount of assistance family members provide to the elderly...
  63. Transitioning to Retirement: How Will Boomers Fare
    OLIVIA MITCHELL; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..position of early Baby Boomers, in a period of widespread uncertainties surrounding private pensions, Social Security benefits, and health insurance...