Allan Checkoway has published “Getting Paid,” an electronic book about U.S. private and public disability claim determination programs.

Checkoway, who holds the Registered Health Underwriter professional designation, is distributing the book, which discusses the disability claim processing systems at Social Security, the federal Veterans Affairs Department and private insurers, through ElderCare Publishing Company Inc., Newton, Mass.

In other disability insurance news, the International DI Society, Seal Beach, Calif., will start its 4-day annual conference Oct. 10 in Boston.