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VA Disability Claims Backlog Grows Despite Paperless Fix

VA Disability Claims Backlog Grows Despite Paperless Fix | Veterans Affairs and Veterans News from HadIt.com | Scoop.it
Officials from the Veterans Affairs Department were pressed Tuesday to explain how the paperless fix to the disability claims process has initially resulted in growing backlogs.

The claims backlog stood at about 76,000 last May before the VA solution called the National Work Queue was fully implemented, but the backlog last week was at 101,000 cases, said Rep. Mike Bost, an Illinois Republican and chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
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