Well we were trying to obtain veterans benefits for my father. Our goal was to get him seen by a va doctor, apply for a va nursing home and hopefully save the home from medicaid/nursing homes. When I called the Lakewood VA and told them of my fathers condition, their social worker was adament that my father had to go to the facility and noone could visit him.
A family friend insists her father was seen by visiting va doctors (also in NJ) was eventually accepted to a nursing home, but at this time is receiving benefits while he is at home.
I think the VA is giving me the runaround. At this point my father has 6 months to live so it basically is too late to start this ball rolling again.
But i want to know if the VA does do home visits and if there is any rules regarding same.
Chances are being I kept no written records or saved names, I probably cant sue. But I would like to know so I can file a complaint against them at least
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