Entitlement to an effective date earlier than March 4, 2014 for the grant of entitlement to special monthly compensation (SMC) based on housebound status [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160371


Citation Nr: 18160371 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 16-59 721 DATE: December 27, 2018 REMANDED Entitlement to an effective date earlier than March 4, 2014 for the grant of entitlement to special monthly compensation (SMC) based on housebound status is remanded. REASONS FOR REMAND The Veteran served on active duty from November…

Advertisements

Cervical spine degenerative disc disease (DDD) and (DJD); lumbar spine degenerative disc disease (DDD); lower back residual surgical scar and left hemithorax scars [DENIED]; Citation Nr: 18160630


Citation Nr: 18160630 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/27/18 DOCKET NO. 16-54 528 DATE: December 27, 2018 ORDER An initial evaluation in excess of 20 percent for cervical spine degenerative disc disease (DDD) and degenerative joint disease (DJD) is denied. An initial evaluation in excess of 20 percent for lumbar spine degenerative disc disease (DDD)…

Entitlement to an effective date prior to February 4, 2013, for special monthly compensation based on the need for aid and attendance [DENIED] Citation Nr: 18132246


Citation Nr: 18132246 Decision Date: 09/06/18 Archive Date: 09/06/18 DOCKET NO. 16-05 138 DATE: September 6, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to an effective date prior to February 4, 2013, for special monthly compensation based on the need for aid and attendance is denied. FINDING OF FACT On February 4, 2013, the Veteran submitted a claim for…

Benign tumor of the third ventricle (“brain tumor”), stroke/chronic imbalance, SMC based on housebound status and/or the need for the regular aid/attendance of another [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 1761150


Citation Nr: 1761150 Decision Date: 12/29/17 Archive Date: 01/02/18 DOCKET NO. 14-38 783A ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in St. Petersburg, Florida THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to a rating in excess of 20 percent for a benign tumor of the third ventricle ("brain tumor"). 2. Entitlement…

Entitlement to special monthly compensation based upon the need for regular aid and attendance or due to housebound status [DENIED] Citation Nr: 1761213


Citation Nr: 1761213 Decision Date: 12/29/17 Archive Date: 01/02/18 DOCKET NO. 10-47 251 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Hartford, Connecticut THE ISSUE Entitlement to special monthly compensation based upon the need for regular aid and attendance or due to housebound status. REPRESENTATION The Veteran is…

Individual unemployability due to service connected disabilities (TDIU), and Special monthly compensation based on the need for aid and attendance or housebound status [DENIED] Citation Nr: 1648519


Citation Nr: 1648519 Decision Date: 12/29/16 Archive Date: 01/06/17 DOCKET NO. 15-10 953 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Houston, Texas THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to a total disability rating based on individual unemployability due to service connected disabilities (TDIU). 2. Entitlement to special monthly compensation…

Individual unemployability due to service connected disabilities (TDIU), and special monthly compensation based on the need for aid and attendance or housebound status [DENIED] Citation Nr: 1648519


Citation Nr: 1648519 Decision Date: 12/29/16 Archive Date: 01/06/17 DOCKET NO. 15-10 953 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Houston, Texas THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to a total disability rating based on individual unemployability due to service connected disabilities (TDIU). 2. Entitlement to special monthly compensation…