Social Security Administration

  • New Online Retirement Tool

    Retirees who want to figure out their benefits have a first-rated online service at their fingertips. The Social Security Administration recently received top accolades for its new online retirement estimator. Commissioner of Social Security Michael…

  • SSA Testing National Health Information Network

    By February 28, the Social Security Administration (SSA) will demonstrate the nationwide health information network with

  • U.S. Social Security Administration

    Michael Astrue Commissioner March 2nd and 4th, 2009

  • Ask the CHCO: Social Security Administration

    Dr. Reginald Wells Deputy Commissioner for Human Resources May 27, 2009

  • SSA Soon To Be Paper-Free

    Medical records, logs and patient information are still kept on paper at Social Security Administration employee health clinics. But not for long. The SSA is developing an electronic health record platform. Officials will test a…

  • SSA continues to face daunting IT challenges

    The Social Security Administration continues to face several IT management challenges — none bigger than its move to a new data center.

  • Shutdown Survival Kit

    Given the nonperformance of Congress, federal workers better learn to live with furlough threats. So whether we dodge the bullet or not this time, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey has a checklist you should clip and save…for the next time.

  • “Sheer panic” spurs growth at SSA

    A review of the Social Security Administrations’ budget may hold some solutions for your agency. Michael Astrue is the Commissioner of Social Security

  • SSA, AFGE still at negotiating impasse

    Nearly two years of negotiating has led to a stalemate between the Social Security Administration and its largest union, the American Federation of Government Employees. The protracted dispute mars the Obama administration’s otherwise productive attempts to collaborate formally with federal unions.

  • Training in the federal government

    Bill Bransford will host a round table discussion of how agencies are currently training their managers and employees. September 7, 2012