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Health Assessment (my journey) :-( 10 months 2 weeks ago #245661

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Stressed

You will need to show the relevance of the PIP award, etc., there are limited areas of overlap between the two benefits, there is a document in the ESA area that covers this.

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Health Assessment (my journey) :-( 10 months 2 days ago #246313

Gordon wrote: Stressed

You will need to show the relevance of the PIP award, etc., there are limited areas of overlap between the two benefits, there is a document in the ESA area that covers this.

Gordon


Thanks I'll go and have a read .

To be honest I think I'm going to need to read everything again as the last time has become a bit of a blur :(
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Health Assessment (my journey) :-( 6 months 3 weeks ago #249166

Hello again guys

I still haven't heard anything back from the questionnaire I sent in months ago, but I guess that's because everything was put on hold for a few months.

But its got me thinking......

If they were not planning on sending me a letter to attend a medical examination, wouldn't they have just sent me a letter to say they have made a decision based on what I sent in?

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Health Assessment (my journey) :-( 6 months 3 weeks ago #249178

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Yes but that assumes your file has got to the top of the pile and it is far more likely that it is still in the middle of it.

Gordon

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Health Assessment (my journey) :-( 4 days 19 hours ago #255027

I just thought I would give a bit of a update.

I've had a telephone assessment for my ESA last week and I'm now awaiting the decision letter.

I really can't see how they can make an accurate assessment over the phone but I guess this would be good grounds for appeal?

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Health Assessment (my journey) :-( 4 days 9 hours ago #255029

Hi Stressed.

Glad to hear that you have had your assessment. I think the jury is out on telephone assessments. Some people prefer them and some people dislike them. I think it also depends on the result. I hope that you get the result you are hoping for.

BIS

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