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Ebenefits updates for VA letter and disability percentage ?


Dan T.

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Hi all !

My claim closed yesterday (Saturday-9/29/18) per ebenefits. I then went to check my VA letters and the disabilities tab but it shows the same old stuff and hasn't changed. I checked and have seen my C&P exam results and it shows a positive response on my side. How long does it take for the letters and disability percentage to change online ? I am going absolutely crazy. Is this something that changes only on Monday through Friday workdays ?

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Mine was updated within 2 days. I am still waiting on my decision envelope to come! 3 and 1/2 weeks and waiting! Keep checking VA letters. AB8 letter should update soon.

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On 10/4/2018 at 5:23 AM, paulstrgn said:

Dan, if I can ask you said you have seen your C&P exam results. Where were you able to see this?

@paulstrgn

since no one has answered you yet I will throw in some info here. If the C&P was done at the VA by a VA doctor you will see it in your My Healthy Vet info. if it was done by an outside contractor it will not show there.

You can request it be mailed to you or if you VARO or VAMC is nearby go there and request access and a printed copy. I think the VAMC office is typically called something like Records Management.

According to my VARO, Seattle, they don't have anyone or any workstation for veterans to use to look at  their VBMS file where the results of the C&P would be located.

The DBQ results are also in your C-file but obviously would take time to get to there and more time for you to get it mailed to you, even just the few pages of that particular document.

If any of the elders have better information I hope they share it.

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46 minutes ago, GeekySquid said:

If the C&P was done at the VA by a VA doctor you will see it in your My Healthy Vet info. if it was done by an outside contractor it will not show there.

 

Thank you GeekySquid, no my DBQs were completed by LHI and QTC. I have requested a new copy of my C-file. 

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