VA Sleep Apnea Claim #1: This Veteran served in Iraq and Kuwait in 2003 to 2004.He was diagnosed with sleep apnea in 2007, after his military service.The VA Regional Office denied his claim.When he got to the BVA the following evidence was in his C-File:A VA C&P exam concluding that sleep apnea was “less likely than not” related to military service. He … [Read more...] about 2 similar Veterans both with VA Sleep Apnea Claims Different Results at the BVA?
How many Purple Hearts are there?1.8 million Purple Hearts. At this time, it estimated that there may have been 1.8 million Purple Hearts awarded. The award was first retroactive to those who received "wound chevrons" and "certificates of merit" during World War I as well as to those from earlier wars who chose to apply for the award. Aug. 7, 1782: George … [Read more...] about Timeline Purple Heart through history
Top 10 Posts for 2018 Disability Calculator: Veterans Compensation Rate Calculator Latest Activity in the VA disability community forum Disabled Veterans Property Tax Exemptions by State Common Claimed VA Service Connected Disabilities Can a 100 percent Disabled Veteran Work and Earn an Income? Search the site VA C and P Exam – Do’s and Don’ts – VA … [Read more...] about Top 10 VA Disability Claims Discussions 2018
New VA health care rules: Trump overreach or more choice for vets?MilitaryTimes.com - Debate over how to expand veterans health care choices connects to larger national fights over the role of government and private-sector partnerships. Read Full Article INSIDE TRUMP’S VA “Doubling Down”: With Private Care Push, Trump’s VA Bucks Lawmakers and Some Veterans … [Read more...] about New Rules for Private Care at VA
Note: 2020 Pay Schedule Here Disability payment benefits for a particular month are paid the first business day of the following month. When the first business day of the month falls on a non-business day or a holiday, VA benefits will be paid on the last business day of the month. 2019 VA Pay Schedule MonthPayment DateDay of WeekJanuaryFeb. 1FridayFebruaryMar. … [Read more...] about 2019 VA Disability Compensation Pay Schedule