Make good decisions before you file disability claim. These steps will prevent irreversible financial and personal tragedy.
American Association of Disabled Dentists
Disability Insurance is like the ejection seat on a fighter plane, it had better work or you are toast. Disability Insurance is one of the most important investments you will ever make as a dentist. Although the need is not immediately realized, the security and peace of mind that it brings is invaluable. Hopefully you have already purchased a good policy. In the meantime look to our posting on the ten steps to take if you are severely injured or ill. TEN STEPS TO SURVIVE DISABILITY
You are now faced with a disabling illness or accident with the prospect of not being able to work and receive an income to support your family. OF COURSE, this is why you purchased your policy to begin with. You never thought it would be needed, but now you need it more than ever. Don’t worry, everything will work out fine; but you need…
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[…] From a disability standpoint, look at your medical conditions with a cool head. Can you continue to practice without hurting yourself or your patients. Is there an out? Do you have a disability policy in force? Have you carefully read your policy and are you ready to make a claim based on your medical status? See our post on how to make a claim. How do I make a Disability Claim? […]