How can I check the status of a VA disability claim?
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How can I check the status of a VA disability claim?

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Waiting to hear the result of a VA disability claim can be eased with a status update. Whether you choose to contact the VA office online or via phone, you can quickly get the status of your claim.

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  1. Gather your claim information

    Before contacting VA for a status, make sure you have your claim and account information available.

  2. Contact the VA office

    You can contact the office through the VA website or by calling the office's toll-free telephone number shown on your VA paperwork.

  3. View or ask for the status

    If using the website, you can view the status of your claim after logging into your account. If calling the office, ask the representative for a status update.

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