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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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6 days in "prep for notification"

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I filed 3 claims via FDC a little over a month ago. 2 of the 3 have C&P exams scheduled for January 4th. I'm wondering how a decision could have been made without the exam results? Could they have made a decision on the one issue that was not scheduled for C&P exam? If so, is that good or bad? It was for "mental condition to include PTSD" which I submitted a ton of evidence for.....Anyway, did  anyone have a similar experience? If so, what was the outcome?

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Sorry I can't offer any help as i am in the same boat.

Filed a claim on 12/12/2016

now on 12/21/2016 it says prep for decision. 

And i haven't gone on any exams, nor has any been scheduled.

So i think its just a waiting game to get the results and take action from there.

I was told that you could call someone and speak to them about this issue... but i wouldn't know who to call.

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Gents,  my recommendation is don't get hung up on e-benny status- will drive you crazy as most times there's no rhyme or reason.  Plenty of post on HADIT that touch on that subject and majority recommend what I just said.

In addition this time of year doesn't help- holidays = vacation/time off.

Calling the 800 number is a "feel good" fix most of the time- if you get thru the rep on the other end will probably just tell you what you already see as far as status goes.

Lastly, Keep the faith

 

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