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TOPIC: Esa medical

Esa medical 1 month 4 weeks ago #169944

Hi I'm New at this a d I'm terrified I have a medical next week. I really don't know what to expect. I also have no one to come with me. I have Terrible arthritis in lower back knees I have severe depression really bad psoriasis now getting worse. I also have bowel problems and have been having g lots of tests with consultants at hospital. Please can u help. Xx
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Esa medical 1 month 3 weeks ago #169961

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Bubbles19 wrote:
Hi I'm New at this a d I'm terrified I have a medical next week. I really don't know what to expect. I also have no one to come with me. I have Terrible arthritis in lower back knees I have severe depression really bad psoriasis now getting worse. I also have bowel problems and have been having g lots of tests with consultants at hospital. Please can u help. Xx

Welcome to the forum, you might want to have a look at the following FAQ which explain where everything is

Welcome to Benefits and Work

Have a look at the ESA Claim guides there is a section at the back that covers the assessment process and what you are likely to be asked

www.benefitsandwork.co.uk/help-for-claimants/esa1

If you still have questions then please reply to this post and we will do our best to help.

Gordon
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Esa medical 1 month 3 weeks ago #170027

Hi. Just looking and its all about pip not Esa is it the same medical please thanks
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Esa medical 1 month 3 weeks ago #170029

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Bubbles19 wrote:
Hi. Just looking and its all about pip not Esa is it the same medical please thanks

I'm sorry I posted the wrong link, I've mow corrected it to point to our ESA guides.

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Esa medical 1 month 2 weeks ago #170670

Hi handy assessment yesterday and was I. Their for a out hour and half. Not sure if that good or bad. She did sympathize with me. Did t make me do the things like lie on bed. Or put.my hands above my head. She photographed some evidence I took. So relieved it is all over. No the dreaded wait. Does any one know how long it takes. Thanks x
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Esa medical 1 month 2 weeks ago #170696

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Bubbles19 wrote:
Hi handy assessment yesterday and was I. Their for a out hour and half. Not sure if that good or bad. She did sympathize with me. Did t make me do the things like lie on bed. Or put.my hands above my head. She photographed some evidence I took. So relieved it is all over. No the dreaded wait. Does any one know how long it takes. Thanks x

We would expect an ESA Decision to take about 2-3 weeks.

Gordon
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