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Topic: Disability Question

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Posted on: Aug 15, 2010 05:29PM

oaklandish1 wrote:

Is there anybody who knows if you can claim disability for the time that you are out of work after surgury? I am self employed and 2 weeks of cover from them would help.

Dx 8/5/2010, IDC, 1cm, Stage I, Grade 2, 0/0 nodes, ER+, HER2-
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Aug 16, 2010 12:56AM lauri wrote:

If you have been paying in to California SDI, you're  probably covered -- check with  SDI usually doesn't kick in until after 8 days of disability and you need doctor to certify.  Amount of payment depends on your earning history covered by SDI payments.

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