VHA Directive 2006-013.pdf 78.72KB 48 downloads
Department of Veterans Affairs
Veterans Health Administration
Washington, DC 20420
March 7, 2006
VHA DIRECTIVE 2006-013
QUALIFICATIONS FOR EXAMINERS PERFORMING COMPENSATION AND
PENSION (C&P) MENTAL DISORDER EXAMINATIONS
1. PURPOSE: This Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Directive establishes policy for VHA clinicians and managers regarding the professional qualifications required to perform Compensation and Pension (C&P) examinations for mental disorders.
a. On February 9, 2005, the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) issued C&P Fast Letter 05-01, Qualifications for Examiners Performing Compensation and Pension (C&P) Mental Disorder Examinations. C&P Fast Letter 06-03 revises those instructions and provides additional guidance. This VHA Directive is issued concomitantly to provide congruent directions to VHA personnel.
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