When I logged in ebenefits it shows they have reviewed the document they requested (C&P exam request). Now there is a new request for me this time. It says they are requesting my service medical records. I submitted all of these already when I submitted my claim online.Do I resubmit the documents I already submitted online? I have to request my C&P exam/ … [Read more...] about Just had C&P exam now there are requesting service medical records?
I submitted a fully-developed claim which included audiology results from a certified Au.D.:Average of 1k, 2k, 3k, 4k = 58 in best ear. Speech recognition 55% & 65%The VA made me take a test with their (outsourced) audiologist, unknown credentials:Average of 1k, 2k, 3k, 4k = 56 in best ear. Speech recognition 94% & 94%!How could there be such a … [Read more...] about Certified Audiologist vs Veterans Affairs Audiologist – Whose results will VA use?
https://static.politico.com/dims4/default/9b80cb1/2147483647/resize/1160x%3E/quality/90/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fs3-origin-images.politico.com%2F2014%2F05%2F15%2F1-benson.jpgAs much as many of us are frustrated with Veteran Service Organizations, they have been in the fight for us for decades, they have a record of standing with veterans. Concerned Veterans of America does … [Read more...] about With Obamacare Fight Lost, Conservatives Turn to Veterans’ Care – The New York Times
October 19, 2017 By Mike Richman Veterans Affairs Research Communications (Source: VA.gov)"Mitochondrial dysfunction among Veterans with GWI may help explain, in part, the persistence of this illness for over 25 years."Researchers say they have found the “first direct biological evidence” of damage in Veterans with Gulf War illness to DNA within cellular structures … [Read more...] about Researchers find evidence of DNA damage in Vets with Gulf War illness
We will be discussing VA news issues.The VA admitted it is adversarial to vets.. … [Read more...] about Hadit Podcast. VA in the news show.
“Trauma destroys the fabric of time,” Morris writes in his book, “The Evil Hours.” “In normal time you move from one moment to the next, sunrise to sunset, birth to death. After trauma, you may move in circles, find yourself being sucked backwards into an eddy or bouncing like a rubber ball from now to then to back again. ... In the traumatic universe the basic laws of matter … [Read more...] about ‘The Evil Hours,’ by David J. Morris – The New York Times
VA is amending its medical regulations by establishing in regulation the eligibility requirements that ecclesiastical endorsing organizations must meet in order to provide ecclesiastical endorsements of individuals seeking employment as VA chaplains, or of individuals who are seeking to be engaged by VA under contract or appointed as on-facility fee basis VA chaplains under the … [Read more...] about Ecclesiastical Endorsing Organizations
https://federalnewsradio.com/veterans-affairs/2017/11/vas-shulkin-calls-for-new-strategic-approach-to-veterans-benefits-programs/ “Today … I call for a new way of thinking about benefits, I want to see an ongoing dialogue with stakeholders about rationalizing veterans benefits — a veterans benefit advisory board that can bring clarity to what we’re trying to do for veterans … [Read more...] about Beware of VA Bearing Gifts – VA’s Shulkin calls for new, strategic approach to veterans benefits programs
VA gives notice under Public Law 92-463; Title 5 U.S.C. App. 2 (Federal Advisory Committee Act) that the subcommittees of the Joint Biomedical Laboratory Research and Development and Clinical Science Research and Development Services Scientific Merit Review Board (JBL/CS SMRB) will meet from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the dates indicated below (unless otherwise … [Read more...] about Joint Biomedical Laboratory Research and Development and Clinical Science Research and Development Services Scientific Merit Review Board Amended Notice of Meetings
Under provisions of law agencies are required to publish a notice in the Federal Register of the appointment of Performance Review Board (PRB) members. This notice announces the appointment of individuals to serve on the PRB of the Department of Veterans Affairs. This notice is applicable October 31, 2017. Corporate Senior Executive Management Office, Department of Veterans … [Read more...] about Notice of Performance Review Board Members