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VA launches automation pilot to process veteran disability claims faster

The Department of Veterans Affairs is processing its backlog of disability claims faster than ever before, but is looking to accelerate this pace through…

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Scanning military records now will improve disability claims process later, VBA says

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Judges warn public should be ‘concerned’ about executive order to politicize ALJ appointments

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New online tool provides Veterans with customized instructions for discharge upgrade process

New VA appeals transparency tool part of focus on veterans’ experience to build trust

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Touting 2 years of progress, McDonald hopes Trump will continue VA transformation

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New, standardized VA forms aim to speed up disability claims process

The Department of Veterans Affairs is set to introduce new, standardized disability claims forms to help streamline the claims process. The goal is to…

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Record claims spur demand for automation at VA

The Department of Veterans Affairs, which processed a record one million claims in 2010, is still seeing claims come in faster than it can process them…

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VA hopes to jumpstart claims processing

VA officials said they intend eliminate the backlog of disability claims by 2015 by looking to new technology. The agency wants to dramatically expand a pilot program that lets vets submit claims online.

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