What types of claims can be made under the DRC program?
- Certain claims related to direct service, presumptive service and secondary service connections,
- Claims for increases,
- Surviving spouses,
- Transitioning service members may file pre-discharge claims less than 90 days from departure from military service.
How to file a DRC Claim
If you wish to file a claim under the DRC program, you must work with an accredited Veteran Service Organization (VSO). The VSO representative will ensure all supporting evidence, such as military service records and medical exams, is attached; thus, allowing claims processors to make decisions within 30 days.
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