Social Security Administration August 30, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Revised Medical Criteria for Evaluating Hearing Loss and Disturbances of Labyrinthine-Vestibular Function
Document Number: 2013-21143
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2013-08-30
Agency: Social Security Administration, Agencies and Commissions
We are requesting your comments on whether and how we should revise the criteria in our Listing of Impairments (listings) for evaluating hearing loss and disturbances of labyrinthine-vestibular function in adults and children. We are requesting your comments as part of our ongoing effort to ensure that our listings reflect current medical knowledge. If we propose specific revisions, we will publish a notice of proposed rulemaking in the Federal Register.