SSA may expedite review of a case in certain limited situations, such as when:          

i. The applicant is without food and is unable to obtain it;

ii. The applicant lacks medicine or medical care and is unable to obtain it, or the applicant indicates that access to necessary medical care is restricted because of lack of resources;

iii. The applicant lacks shelter (e.g., without utilities such that his or her home is uninhabitable, homelessness, expiration of a shelter stay, or imminent eviction or foreclosure with no means to remedy the situation or obtain shelter);

iv. The applicant has a terminal illness;

v. When the applicant is a veteran, and the VA determines that his disability is 100% permanent and total (VPAT);

vi. The applicant is suicidal, homicidal or potentially violent.