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    When a Veteran starts considering whether or not to file a VA Disability Claim, there are a lot of questions that he or she tends to ask. Over the last 10 years, the following are the 14 most common basic questions I am asked about ...
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  • Can a 100 percent Disabled Veteran Work and Earn an Income?

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    You’ve just been rated 100% disabled by the Veterans Affairs. After the excitement of finally having the rating you deserve wears off, you start asking questions. One of the first questions that you might ask is this: It’s a legitimate question – rare is the Veteran that finds themselves sitting on the couch eating bon-bons … Continue reading

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I am trying to get a straight answer on this question. I have been told once you have exceed 51% in combined disability rating via VA math then a Vet is entitled to full healthcare services at any VAMC without anymore co-pays.  Is this true or BS?! 

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I think its S.C. 10% 30% wayne  maybe even lower as I understand it,

 Served in war time or conflict Vietnam included, Been a POW, or has Purple Heart, and or has a catastrophic  disability.

 when veterans first sign up for VA Health Care   veteran will be given a ''priority #  1 thru 8 here is the link to that.

plus additions...low income  ect,,ect,,,

http://www.va.gov/healthbenefits/resources/priority_groups.asp

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Toddt, 2nd URL has the answer, I remember when I was 30%, had to pay small co-pay for my medicine, but once rated 100%, pay nothing.

 

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Vern2 2nd URL is only good if you know what comprises each priority group, so you really need both URLs.  

 

 

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