Ms. Sarah Mayner has supported the Social Security Administration (SSA)’s Health IT for the past two years as a Health IT consultant. She performed the case study proposed herein on the value of interoperating with SSA for disability determination – including collecting and analyzing financial data, performing and analyzing interviews, and writing the report. She also performs regular outreach to potential Health IT partners, and supports the growth of the program through strategic initiatives. Prior to becoming a Health IT consultant for SSA, Ms. Mayner graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a B.S. in Chemical Biological Engineering. As an undergraduate, Ms. Mayner performed five distinct, in-depth research projects on health-related subjects, such as cancer diagnosis, protein engineering, and drug development. Her work has been published in scientific journals, including ACS Nano, Biomaterials, and Advanced Materials.