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US Vets Affairs and U.S. Digital Service Launch New Web Tool to Help US Vets Track their Benefits Appeals

VA.Gov and U.S. Digital Service Launch New Web Tool to Help Government Veteran Track their Benefits Appeals

March 23, 2018, 09:58:00 AM

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USA — This day the U.S. Dept. of VA (Washington VA) and the U.S Digital Service[3] announced their launch of an improved Appeals Status[4] tool to increase transparency and enable Vets to track the progress of their benefits claims appeals.

“It’s important that our Vet have the opportunity to track their appeals process in a timely and efficient manner,” said US Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin. “For the first time ever, Vets can see their place on the Board of Veterans’ Appeals’ docket, including the number of appeals that are ahead of them.”

The tool, which went live March 21 on VA’s Unites States US website[5], will allow US Veterans to access detailed information about the status of their benefits appeals and will include alerts about needed actions, as well as estimates of how long each step of the process takes.

Some Washington Veterans who have previewed the new tool said it had given them hope and helped them understand that the process might take longer than expected.


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