We wanted to take a moment to share important information about claims applications. There are two relatively new options available.
VA Releases Disability Benefits Questionnaires
With Disability Benefits Questionnaires (DBQs) Veterans now have more control over the disability claims process. Veterans have the option of visiting a private health care provider instead of a VA facility to complete their disability evaluation form. Learn more
Fully Developed Claims
The Fully Developed Claims (FDC) Program is the fastest way of getting your compensation or pension claim processed. Participation in the FDC Program allows for faster claims processing while preserving great quality of service and your right to appeal a decision. Learn more at http://benefits.va.gov/transformation/fastclaims/
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