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Austin

Tabletop C and P exam for Increase.. Please read

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Yesterday when reviewing my medical records I noticed an examiner did a C and P/DBQ addendum. Im currently 70 percent and submitted for an increase(12 months ago) and also filed for IU(2 months ago). I don't know what this nexus means and would like to know if the exam was for the IU or increase claim. This examiner did a table top review as I wasn't present for it. See below:

Please utilize this form when responding to VBA requests for either addendums    or clarifications of prior VHA examination reports.        This Veteran was seen for a C&P examination in December, 2017. At that time    it was felt that the most appropriate diagnosis was that of a mood disorder,    which was considered to be severe. At that time it was noted that the Veteran    had been able to complete a college degree.
    In July of this year the Veteran was admitted to inpatient treatment, which    he successfully completed, and he continued in treatment throught the    remainder of this year. Treatment notes reference some improvement in
    functioning, with the Veteran reporting boredom.
    At this point, given the available information, I believe it is as likely as    not that the Veteran's severe mood disorder would make it impossible for him    to maintain employment over an extended period of time. 
    Perhaps vocational rehabilitation, combined with his continuing in treatment    might make it possible for him to obtain and maintain employment at a later 

So my question is.. Does the nexus look favorable? What was this exam for(IU or my increase)? My increase is in front of the DRO and was filed in December of last year after my initial award. The IU claim was only filled a month or two ago. The C and P exam was done 15 days ago. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated 

 

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They might have failed to even send it-

That happened to me- I still have their letter stating 5103 enclosed and it is still stapled with no 5103 form-

I filed an IRIS complaint and probably called them as well.

If you tell me the name of the VARO I am sure I have contact #s for their Director and VSCMs.

Or you can contact IRIS and the main VA web site-and file a complaint.

The 5103 waiver is our VCAA rights and I think they have a deadline for it- so best to do something fast-

I think VA is closed today-not sure-and open Wednesday-

 

 

 

 

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I received no 5103, I also emailed all my contact attempts for my employers to the attorney. My attorneys are out for Christmas and they don’t like me doing things without their consent.. which I can’t get until they get back. 

Yes, I have buddy statements for the rape.

i have strong evidence on the IU minus the employment forms.  

I believe they rated me 70 percent based on being exacerbated in the service. I beiebe my RO is the North Little Rock office. 

I’m worried Im screwed. Ebennies moved from evidence needed from you to gathering evidence. 

 

 

 

 

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Austin- I apologise if you read my initial post before I deleted it-

I did what I always accuse VA of doing to our evidence - I did read your posts too fast! I am sorry!

I deserve a piece of coal in my stocking!

You have a great claim.

North Little Rock current as of 2018:

Director       lisa.breun@va.gov

501-370-3700   phone

501-370-3831 (Fax)

( only one VSCM):

Tamelia Morrow  VSCM

   501-370-3810

IRIS-go to https://www.va.gov/

Click on the Contact US thing to the upper right of the page, then click on Ask a question- I suggest to use the Complaint area- tell them what you told us about the 5103 and give them the alphanumeric initials in the date area of the last letter you received that mentioned the 5103 as enclosed,-that is the alpha initials of the last dope ( ooops) who handled your claim and did not attach it.Unless maybe they just put APPEALS in the re:.

Ask them for an email response-VA Central gets these complaints and they are supposed to act fast on them.

 

 

 

 

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