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70% Ptsd To 100%

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#1 grent

 
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Posted 17 February 2012 - 05:38 PM

HOW HARD IS IT TO GO FROM FROM 70% PTSD TO 100% PTSD


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CAN THE NEW 100% PTSD RATING NOW BE USED TO MOVE INTO SMC??

THX

#2 Chuck75

 
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Posted 17 February 2012 - 08:37 PM

That's a difficult question! It's all in the regs!
That aside - - two different PTSD examiners may give quite different opinions.

Perhaps more of concern is what can happen when a 100% PTSD rating is awarded.
The VA usually "proposes" that the Veteran is incompetent to manage affairs. This can result in withholding benefits,
transferring a veterans bank account to a fiduciary's control, and so forth.
Generally, the veteran can have a difficult time, unless the ruling is promptly challenged with a formal notice of disagreement.

The available information on Hadit and VAwatchdog.com goes into far more detail than I did.

Edited by Chuck75, 17 February 2012 - 08:37 PM.


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Posted 19 February 2012 - 03:36 AM

Are you employed? Working at all?

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Posted 10 July 2013 - 01:34 PM

Hey Chuck, I just tried the link that you posted, but it was wrong. the correct link is http://www.vawatchdog.org/

 

If you go to the .com site is not where you would want to go. lol