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You can apply for SSDI while receiving short term or long term disability.....and it's often a good idea to do this in order to make sure you don't go without income for a period of time (between the end of your disability and approval of disability). Here's a good link you can read: http://www.disabilityadvisor.com/long-term-disability/
But, you generally cannot collect both full SSDI and full short term disability at the same time......so you'd need to report that income to the Social Security Administration if you were approved.
So, if you were approved for SSDI, you'd need to disclose the income from your short term disability provider.
Some states vary on application.....and there is never an absolute in the law (plus I don't know all of the particular facts of your situation).....so I wouldn't say anything more than "generally". But, you shouldn't expect to be able to collect both in full.
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