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My small funeral service in WDC is trying to collect money from the VA for 9 bodies that we buried at Quantico for them.
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I have a quick question: does your agreement with the VA have a dispute resolution process built into their contracts?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Actually there is no contract with the VA. The officer in the Decedent Affairs office calls the funeral home. Then we are sent a letter stating the Veteran is unclaimed and ready for removal. Mr. Pearley, the officer in charge, gives us the vital information for the death certificate.We can talk in person. (###) ###-####and I will pay the charge if the explanation above does not help.
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It was nice speaking with you. What I think you should do is contact the VA's Alternative Dispute Resolution Department by clicking here.

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Via the U.S. Postal Service

Department of Veterans Affairs

Office of Resolution Management (08)

Office of the Deputy Dispute Resolution

Specialist for Workplace ADR

***** NW

Washington, DC 20420

[Note: Use of the Mail Code "(08)" is very important]

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Department of Veterans Affairs
Office of Resolution Management

Office of the Deputy Dispute Resolution

Specialist for Workplace ADR

***** NW - 10th Floor

Washington, DC 20005

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