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Recent posts by: classsi

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Last Indexed: 08/29/14 14:04:01
Last Post: 08/29/14 14:03:02

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Re: Early Clothing Allowance (reply)
nothing here in western Washington. In 2011 it was in Oct, 2012 in Nov, and 2013 in Oct.No idea why it is always late here.
VA Disability Claims (General)

classsi

08/20/14 21:16:53
service dog (topic)
I am 100% P&T.Have mobility issues and am in a power wheelchair, also have PTSD.Three VA docs have recommended/suggested/encouraged me to get a service dog.I know the VA provides vet support for them but not the animal.I live in...
Social Chat

classsi

08/19/14 23:03:01
Re: Arthritis Fingers (reply)
Interesting question.I also have an issue with my hands, am also SC for degenerative arthritis tho hands were not compensable previously. Now, I can't hold onto things OR I can't let go.When I use my arm crutches for example I have to...
VA Disability Claims (General)

classsi

08/19/14 22:56:39
Re: Clothing Allowance (reply)
my region is Seattle, some of the clothing allowance stuff handled out of Portland...........Have gotten clothing allowance in 2011 in Oct,  2012 in Nov and 2013 in Oct.I turned in all my paperwork in March this year, stopped in April...
Veteran Finance & Tax Related Issues

classsi

08/19/14 20:10:32
Re: incompetency (reply)
Does he have a regular doc that knows him...PCP, or psych??  If so I would talk to them about incluidng a statement that while he does not pay the bills it is not because he is incompetent but rather just the chosen family...
Mental Health Issues

classsi

08/19/14 19:58:29
Re: ILP benefits (reply)
The shower would only be considered through ILP IF you had been declined a HISA grant to get that done.............or if it was beyond the HISA grant limit.To get that started have your doc do a "prescription" for it and get that to...
VA Education/Training Programs

classsi

08/19/14 19:12:50
Re: Collecting all the claim records that VA has on me (reply)
I did a formal written request for a copy of my complete C file and SMR back in Dec of 13............no sign of anything yet.
VA Disability Claims (General)

classsi

07/30/14 06:22:57
Re: Clothing Allowance Denial (reply)
If both knees are SC and both braces prescribed for the SC conditions.............then 2 allowances.In the case mentioned...........it is possible they are seeing the wheelchair is "taking the place of" the brace............so only one...
Veteran Finance & Tax Related Issues

classsi

07/25/14 02:41:40
Re: Do your rent house's count as worked income to the va? (reply)
That would be passive income and should zero effect on IU.
Veteran Finance & Tax Related Issues

classsi

07/19/14 23:53:58
Re: Finally got my Spousal Benefits - Added to Award. DOMA (reply)
Always good  to see things working the way they are supposed to.
VA Disability Claims (General)

classsi

07/17/14 01:46:51
Re: 33 years today and counting (reply)
Congrats to you both.I have deep respect for folks willing to put in the work it takes to maintain a relationship. Blessings to you both
Social Chat

classsi

07/17/14 01:35:13
Re: Something to ponder (reply)
I have seen it in my own records.........those viewed via "Blue Button".............some of the more problematic would be by a new Ortho doc that listed ROM tests "conducted" during an exam (not claims related) that he never did and list...
Social Chat

classsi

07/02/14 19:42:30
Re: Apportionment of benefits (reply)
What is the amount of your court ordered support??  Are you current on that??  Is what the X is trying to do "beyond" what the court has determined??Also......do you draw (or could you) SSDI?? If so your child should also be getting...
Veteran Finance & Tax Related Issues

classsi

06/29/14 03:16:58
Re: Clothing allowance (Back Brace) question (reply)
You are correct about the date.When I got my back brace the first one they sent had somethig wrong with it......noted at time of fitting. The replacement did not come in until the 6th of August..........they would not allow it for that...
VA Disability Claims (General)

classsi

06/26/14 16:57:06
Re: Comprehensive List of Items received From The Independent Living Program (reply)
A walk in tub is not considered a hot tub. If ordered by your PCP you can go through prosthetics and get it done via a HISA grant. The VA won't pay for one with jets of any kind.......at least not through HISA....but the difference in...
VA Education/Training Programs

classsi

06/24/14 17:57:41
Re: Brace not on list (reply)
I called the prosthetics dept in Am Lake (WA) and spoke to the dept head........he looked over the paperwork I turned in in April and said it all looked the same as last year to him so he sees no problem and didn't need anything...
VA Disability Claims (General)

classsi

06/22/14 00:15:20
Re: How Tough to Prove It's Service Related? (reply)
Have you tried to contact anyone that was performing that duty with you or handing out the assignments??If you did it daily for a year and a half you would have had to be rated during that time........the rater should ave been aware of...
VA Disability Claims (General)

classsi

06/21/14 23:27:42
Re: Need help with loss of use claim, auto and SAH grants (reply)
I requested an increase in rating to include loss of use. Re the SAH grant..........I meet the requirements and have for a few years...........unable to walk without use of assitive devices. I have gone from cane and orthotics....... to...
VA Disability Claims (General)

classsi

04/27/14 00:54:18
Re: Ex wife want to try again?? (reply)
Children do best in a home where the adults are supportive of one another and work as a team.Before making ANY moves I would get some counseling and professional advice.
Social Chat

classsi

04/25/14 00:47:53
Re: Dead beat NV rancher a racist too (reply)
He owed the money for use of the land............he has no more right to decide for himself which branch of the Govt he will pay it to than anyone else does.
Social Chat

classsi

04/25/14 00:43:10
I only answer questions regarding complaints, technical issues etc. I do not reply to claims or personal questions. Thanks.


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