RAO Bulletin Update 15 August 2008

This bulletin contains the following articles: == Mobilized Reserve 13 AUG 08 —————- (1,106 Decrease) == Will [02] ——————————— (What to Avoid) == Tricare Deductible [01] ———————— (New Rule for RC) == Medicare Part D [22] ————— (Dual Eligible’s Drug Cost) == Medicare Ambulance Coverage] —— (What is/is not covered) == Economic Stimulus Package [07] […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 August 2008

This bulletin contains the following articles: == Bereavement Check Cashing ————- (New Rules Requested) == VA Budget 2009 [04] ——————— (Bush Threatens Veto) == Sole Survivor [03] —————————- (House Passes Bill) == Mobilized Reserve 30 JUL 08 —————– (3,789 Decrease) == Tricare Uniform Formulary [25] —– (JUL Recommendations) == Senior Corps ———————- (Service Opportunities) == […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 July 2008

This bulletin contains the following articles: == VA Voter Registration Ban ————————- (Criticism) == VA Drug Testing on Vets [02] ——————— (Hearings Held) == GI Bill [25] ————————————- (20% Increase) == VA Claim Backlog [16] ———————- (Status) == VA Claim Backlog [17] ———————— (Law Slows Claims) == Family Film Festival ————————– (No Cost Movies) == […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 July 2008

This bulletin update contains the following articles: Medicare Reimbursement Rates 2008 [10] (No Compromise) VA Clinic Openings [10] (44 New Clinics) Tricare/CHAMPUS Fraud [11] (5 years for $100M) Tricare/CHAMPUS Fraud [12] (Retribution) Shad [07] (Low Claim Approval Rate) VA Lawsuit (Lack of Care) [09] (Outside Court Authority) Mobilized Reserve 25 JUN 08] (1,884 Decrease) VA […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 June 2008

This bulletin update contains the following articles: == Medicare Reimbursement Rates 2008 [02] —— (18 Days Left) == VA Report Card ————————————- (High Marks) == Medicare Fraud [07] ——————————- ($205 million) == Mobilized Reserve 11 JUN 08 —————- (16,250 Increase) == Tricare Prior Authorization ——————— (Requirements) == VA Home Loan [12] ——————— (Mortgage Assistance) == […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 June 2008

This bulletin update contains the following articles: Veterans Benefits Expirations (Did you Know?) MN Disabled Property Tax Exclusion (Up to $300,000) Veteran’s Pensions (Did you know?) Long Term Care w/Medicaid (Coverage) CRSC [38] (Phishing Scam) Army Combat Action Badge [01] (Retroactive Award Bill) Mobilized Reserve 28 MAY 08 (2927 Decrease) VA Claim Backlog [15] (GAO […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 May 2008

This bulletin update contains the following articles: VA Burial Benefit [04] (Private Cemetery Headstone) Dave & Buster Data Breach (Cash Register Terminals) VA Gulf War Advisory Board (Established) Tricare Reimbursement Rates [02] (Overseas) Tricare/CHAMPUS Fraud [10] (Greenbelt MD $247K) VA Suicide Prevention [03] (May Exceed Combat Deaths) Medicare Reimbursement Rates [09] (Time Running Out) New […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 May 2008

This bulletin update contains the following articles: Gasoline Savings [01] (Slow Down) Americans at War (Online) Dates to Remember (Mark Your Calendar) Tricare User Fee [26] (Conditions for Support) VA Claim Delay [02] (VDBCMA H.R.5892) DeCA Dietician Service (Online) VA Retro Pay Project [11] (End in Sight) Filipino Vet Inequities [09] (S.1315 Passes Senate) GI […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 April 2008

This bulletin update contains the following articles: GI Bill [19] (H.R.5684 & H.R.5740) Tricare Supplemental Ins [03] (New Law Clarification) FVE Scholarships (Fall 08 Applications) Reserve Retirement Age [13] (Pay Formula Expansion Bill) Depleted Uranium [05] (Advocates Protest NY Inaction) Tricare Provider Availability [01] (2007 Survey Results) VA Hiring [02] (Obstacles) VA Hiring [03] (New […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 April 2008

This bulletin update contains the following articles: PA Vet Cemetery [02] (WA Crossing VA Nat Cemetery) VA Compensation Garnishment (Alimony/Child support) Military Award/Service Misrepresentation (3 Arrests) Vietnam Memorial Wall [01] (Interactive Wall) Bump Keys (Home Security Compromised) DOD Disability Eval System [10] (VASRD Compliance) Mobilized Reserve 12 MAR 08 (2312 Increase) SBP SSA Offset [10] […]