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VA required thousands of ‘unwarranted reexaminations’ for Veterans getting disability benefits

August 15, 2018, Washington Post, Joe Davidson

 

Veterans shouldn’t have to jump unnecessary hoops to get the benefits they deserve. But the Department of Veterans Affairs is doing that to thousands of disabled veterans and wasting millions of dollars in the process. A report by VA’s Office of Inspector General says employees required veterans to undergo unwarranted medical reexaminations to continue getting benefits in over one-third of the cases studied.

 

To read the entire story, see: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2018/08/15/va-required-thousands-unwarranted-reexaminations-vets-getting-disability-benefits/

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