Hack the VA

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Jonathan Kaupanger
June 14, 2018 - 2:12 pm
VA has reduced opioid use by 40 percent by using alternative therapies like accupuncture, Tai Chi and simple, good nutrition.
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Jonathan Kaupanger
June 07, 2018 - 1:18 pm
Here's what healthcare providers have identified as most commonly of concern for LGBT people. While not all of these items apply to everyone, it’s wise to be aware of these issues and communicate to your doctors about them.
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Jonathan Kaupanger
April 26, 2018 - 12:30 pm
There are five, very common mistakes that can happen on the VA’s side of things that will automatically let you appeal a claims decision. Video of Hack the VA: 5 VA mistakes you can appeal
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Jonathan Kaupanger
April 19, 2018 - 12:30 pm
How would you like to get paid to go to your VA medical appointment? With the VA’s Beneficiary Travel program, veterans who are eligible can be reimbursed for their mileage. Or use special modes of travel can be arranged for going to medical appointments. Video of Hack the VA: Travel Reimbursement
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Jonathan Kaupanger
April 12, 2018 - 11:00 am
Women veterans are missing out on a huge benefit at the VA. We talked to Danielle Corazza from VA’s Center for Women Veterans about burial benefits and how to make sure that the final wishes of veterans are honored. Video of Hack the VA: Burial Benefits for Women Veterans Read our report on this...
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Jonathan Kaupanger
April 10, 2018 - 1:35 pm
Knowing these tricks may take the angst out of the long process.
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Jonathan Kaupanger
April 05, 2018 - 2:53 pm
Dental care at the VA is one of life’s greatest mysteries. There are a couple dental options for vets, so we at ConnectingVets are breaking down the different dental categories at the VA. Video of Hack the VA: Dental Benefits Read our article on VA Dental Services Read our article on Dental...
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Jonathan Kaupanger
March 29, 2018 - 9:59 am
We help you file your taxes without any hassle
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Jonathan Kaupanger
March 15, 2018 - 10:34 am
If you’ve filed a claim with the VA for either a disability compensation or pension benefits, you will probably need an exam from a VA doctor. This episode looks at the steps you will take to help complete this process. Video of Hack the VA: Compensation exams Websites featured in the video:...
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Jonathan Kaupanger
March 08, 2018 - 11:55 am
Find out how your state offers their own veteran benefits.
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