Posts tagged with ‘va disability compensation’

  • VetsHQ News Update

    New Guidance for Veteran Cold Injury Disabilities

    By on December 6, 2016

    A column of troops and armor of the 1st Marine Division move through communist Chinese lines, and this was...

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    July 11 Veterans News

    By on July 11, 2016

    VA disability backlog tops 70,000 — 7 months after it was supposed to be zero (MilitaryTimes) More than 70,000...

  • VA Updates Evaluation Criteria for Sleep Apnea Claims

    By on May 13, 2016

    A recent change to how the VA evaluates sleep apnea claims means veterans must now prove a qualifying breathing...

  • Sleep apnea on the rise as veterans’ disability

    By on February 29, 2016

    Sleep apnea syndromes (obstructive, central, mixed) has become the most prevalent service-connected respiratory disability with more than 22 percent...

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    December 30 Veterans News

    By on December 30, 2015

    Privacy violations rising at VA medical facilities (NPR) When Anthony McCann opened a thick manila envelope from the Department...

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    December 21 Veterans News

    By on December 21, 2015

    VA: Automatic benefits for Camp Lejeune vets will take a year (Tampa Bay Times) The Department of Veterans Affairs...

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    September 1 Veterans News

    By on September 1, 2015

    Florida office cited for errors in handling vets’ disability claims (McClatchyDC) The Department of Veterans Affairs office that handles...

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    August 28 Veterans News

    By on August 28, 2015

    DNC site mistakes foreign vets for U.S. veterans (Military Times) Democrats’ election outreach efforts to veterans may need to...

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    July 30 Veterans News

    By on July 30, 2015

    House passes new VA reforms, but veto threat looms (Military Times) House Republicans on Wednesday passed new rules to...

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    July 29 Veterans News

    By on July 29, 2015

    White House threatens veto on VA reform bill (Military Times) Just hours before a House vote on new Veterans...