Frequently Asked Questions about Disability Specialist ® Software

Will the company update the forms if and when they are changed by SSA?

Yes, we will update the forms listed below whenever they are updated or changed by SSA. If there are other forms that your firm frequently uses, please let us know and we will look into adding them.

Does Disability Specialist include any Social Security Forms?
Yes, the Social Security Disability software includes the following forms:

  • HA-501-U5 Request for Hearing by Administrative Law Judge
  • HA-520-U5 Request for Review of Hearing Decision/Order
  • HA-539 Notice Regarding Substitution of Party Upon Death of Claimant
  • HA-4608 Waiver of Your Right To Personal Appearance
  • HA-4631 Claimant’s Recent Medical Treatment
  • HA-4632 Claimant’s Medications
  • HA-4633 Claimant’s Work Background
  • SSA-1560-U4 Petition to Obtain Approval of a Fee for Representing a Claimant Before the SSA
  • SSA-3288 Consent for Release of Information
  • SSA-561-U2 Request for Reconsideration (English & Spanish versions)
  • SSA-61 Request for Review by a Federal Reviewing Official
  • SSA-789-U Request For Reconsideration – Disability Cessation – Right to Appear
  • SSA-795 Statement of Claimant or Other Persons
  • SSA-827 Authorization to Disclose Information to The Social Security Administration
  • SSA-1695 Identifying Information for Possible Direct Payment of Authorized Fees
  • SSA-1696-U4 Appointment of Representation
  • SSA-1699 Request for Appointed Representative’s Direct Payment Information
  • SSA-3368-BK Disability Report – Adult
  • SSA-3369-BK Work History Report
  • SSA-3373 Function Report – Adult
  • SSA-3441-BK Disability Report – Appeal
Can I print documents, letters, etc. directly from the program?

Yes, the software gives you the ability to merge each client’s information directly into either Microsoft Word or WordPerfect documents. The software is supplied with numerous template documents, which can be easily altered or you can create your own.

Will the program allow me to track clients through the entire appeals process?


Will the program save time in managing my caseload?

Absolutely! We estimate that by utilizing the software your office can handle 50% more cases without adding additional staff.

Is the program easy to learn and use?

Yes, we have trained temporary workers to use the program in about 15 minutes.