Service Name: Social Security Administration
Organization Name: SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION SAN MATEO COUNTY
- Description: Administers Retirement, Survivors, Disability Insurance, Medicare, Title II, XVI and XVIII monies and Supplemental Security Income. Issues Social Security numbers and insures employer cooperation with various laws and regulations of above programs by investigating, mediating and taking legal action when necessary.
Social Security provides continuing income to workers and their families in the case of retirement, disability or death. Social Security benefits are based on the worker's wages and may be paid to the worker or the worker's dependents or survivors.
Medicare is a federal health insurance program consisting of two segments: Part A hospital insurance which helps pay for inpatient hospital care and certain follow-up care upon departure, and Part B medical insurance which helps pay for doctor's care and related services.
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a federal financial assistance program which pays people in financial need. SSI financing comes from general revenues, not Social Security taxes.
- Website: https://www.socialsecurity.gov
- Phone(s): 800-772-1213
- Eligibility: Based on age, income, medical records and work history.
- San Mateo United States