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Understanding Your VA Disability Rating

One of the most confusing aspects of a service-connected disability can be trying to understand how the severity of your condition translates into a VA disability rating. It gets even more complicated for Veterans with more than one eligible disability.  Since it’s rarely simple to decipher the calculations behind the rating, many Vets have to […]

Your VA Disability Rating Does Not Affect Your 2nd Amendment Rights

For Veterans, obtaining an accurate VA disability rating can be life-changing. In addition to maximizing your monthly benefit, it opens the door to much-needed medical services, including physical therapy and mental health services. However, you might be one of the many Vets concerned that too high of a disability rating or being eligible for disability […]

The Top 5 Misconceptions About VA Disability Benefits, Debunked

Common misconceptions around disability benefits can deter Veterans from submitting claims, leaving them without the benefits and compensation they deserve.  At REE Medical, we think it’s important to uncover the truth behind the disability claims process, starting with the essential task of distinguishing reliable information from misleading or inaccurate statements. Let’s review – and debunk […]

Benefits for Spouses and Dependents of Disabled Veterans

Spouses and children of disabled Veterans are entitled to important benefits, including income, health care, and educational programs. A dependent’s eligibility to receive these benefits is correlated to a Veteran’s disability rating.   REE Medical strives to offer unbiased information to Veterans and their dependents, empowering them with the information they need to successfully access the […]

The Importance of Medical Evidence in VA Disability Claims

Strengthening Your VA Disability Compensation Application with Comprehensive Medical Documentation One of the most critical factors in determining the success of VA disability claims is the quality and extent of medical evidence provided. We’ll explore the importance of medical evidence in the VA disability claims process and provide guidance on how to effectively gather and […]

The Role of Nexus Letters in VA Disability Rating Increase Claims

The purpose of a Nexus letter is to help a Veteran seek service-connected compensation in opposition to the Veterans Affairs’ rejection of a recently or previously submitted claim.  In this blog post, we’ll break down what a Nexus letter is and share how REE Medical can help you obtain one. What is a Nexus letter? […]

Navigating the VA Disability System with PTSD: A Veteran’s Guide

Post-traumatic stress disorder, often referred to as PTSD, is a condition in which a person has difficulty recovering from a traumatic incident or events. The symptoms of PTSD can be both mental and physical and may include insomnia, anxiety and/or depression, flashbacks, hallucinations, and panic attacks. These symptoms can impair relationships, hinder your ability to […]

Understanding a VA Disability Rating

A VA disability rating can significantly impact a Veteran’s financial situation, so it’s important to understand what a rating is, the metrics used to determine that rating, and what benefits you might be entitled to based on your VA disability rating. REE Medical is dedicated to helping Veterans understand all areas of the disability claims […]

VA Benefits for Veterans in Oregon

As a Veteran in Oregon, you have access to benefits that can have a significant impact on your financial future. And the level of benefits in which you are entitled is directly related to your disability rating, with the higher the rating, the greater the benefit.  Let’s examine those benefits that could result in the […]