Steps to Reduce VA Claims Backlog

Military Report:

Week of July 16, 2012

The Department of Veterans Affairs processes more than a million disability compensation claims a year, for veterans of every age and era, whether they served in wartime or during periods of relative calm. Despite this, 558,000 claims are in “backlog” status. A new electronic claims processing system VA wide To address this issue.

Read Tom Philpott’s latest Military Update to learn more about the new VA system.