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    Retrospective medical discharge and upcoming AFCS tribunal

    Hi everyone I’m new here and did put a post up but think I’ve posted it to the wrong place. I’m in need of some advice... Im an ex RAF nurse and after 2 tours of Afghanistan and working continuously in itu at sellyoak and queen Elizabeth hospital Birmingham it took its toll on me and I was...
  2. scottyhighstyle

    Army reserve medical discharge policy

    Hey guys I'm curious to know the policy within the army reserve when it comes to getting medically discharged. Do you need to ask for a medical discharge or can the reserve discharge you? And if so, how can they unless they go through your doctor to find out what's on your record. Do the...
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    Extension to service - medical discharge

    My medical discharge date is the 22nd of Apr 2020 I Have just undergone major complex surgery on my neck(rib removed and scalene muscle). Originaly my unit agreed to back an extension of service because I wouldn't physically be in a position to transition but after it being discussed on the UHC...
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    Commitment Bonus Medical Discharge

    Hi, I am being medically discharged on 22 Apr and was due to sign for my commitment bonus on the 06th Decemeber, I had my FMB on the 11th Novemeber. My clerks are sending me mixed messaged some agree that I am still eligible for my commitment bonus but some disagree resulting in the RAO not...
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    AFCS AFPS Medical Discharge

    If medically discharged with "P8 L8 QR 9.387 Permanent" does that mean that the AFCS and AFPS consider your injury permanent when deciding your pension and compensation? For example not giving an interim payment etc with the usual 2 year wait? Thanks
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    GIP Offset and AFPS 75 SIP

    Hi all, I did spend a good couple of hours searching for some information here. I have not found a suitable answer therefore, putting this query to those learned ones here. If a 46 years old SP who has done 26 years is medically discharged under Tier 1 Tariff 11 with a GIP, how is this GIP...
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    Medical discharge tier 1

    Hi all, quite a simple scenario I feel. I have been medically discharged and awaiting my tier although almost certainly tier 1. 05 pension from 2006-15 15 pension from 2015-19 £35k pensionable earnings Can someone tell me the tier 1 total sum approx ? Your help is appreciated I’ve done the...
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    Gallstones from 4years old

    I have applied to join the forces but due to having gallstones i have been rejected as i am apparently medically unfit for service (P8). I was diagnosed at 4 with them and have lived with them for my life, i can only be medically cleared if i get my gallbladder removed and i would be given the...
  9. A Nother Cog

    Medical Discharge P8 AFPS 75/15

    Looking down the barrel of a P8 full med discharge and trying to get my head straight: Feb 2003 - April 2015 ( CPL ) = 12.08 years - AFPS 75 April 2015 - Sept 2019 (possible discharge date, SGT) = 4.4 years - AFPS 15 Final Pensionable Earnings = £37 550 MO reckons straight forward, Tier 1...
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    Medical discharge appeal

    So basically I want to find put how to go ahead with a medical discharge appeal. I got discharged from Pirbright in week 7 last November due to mental health issues and was told once cleared up and doctor at home was okay with it I can appeal. 6 months later I got the all clear from the doc...
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    Military Medical Care Entitlement After Medical Discharge

    Are veterans who have a Medical Discharge (MD) entitled to two years of military healthcare? Specifically access to the Regional Occupational Health Team?
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    Medical discharge

    Hello, Newbie here, I’m wanting some advice on my pension and payouts as I am due to be medically discharged from the army. I joined in Feb 2007 and have just sat the Med Board where I have been told times up due to my depression and anxiety. Could you guys help me out with how the lump sum and...
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    Injury 'Runners knee' 3 weeks before Phase 1 Alpha - Advice needed

    Evening all - It's been 3.5 months since passing ADSC and due to attend Ph1 Alpha in less than 3 weeks time, fitness upto top form....BUT I've gone and ball'sed it right up by overtraining and I've developed runners knee (chondromalacia/PPFS/pain behind knee cap). Physio has prescribed rest...
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    PhD veteran research: life after injury

    Hello all. Posting this (with Bad CO’s approval) about my PhD project researching life after a traumatic injury. I am currently looking to interview veterans who experienced a traumatic injury, which has led to separation/retirement from the Armed Forces/active duty. My definition of...
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    Secondary job

    I'm currently awaiting discharge from ITC catterick, I've been waiting now 5 months for my discharge papers. I'm so bored it's unreal and my trade is security I was just wondering if I could work security while still technically in, would this affect anything? I can't stand another day sitting...
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    Why PVR when you can Immediate Medical Discharge?

    A genuine question for the bear-pit – why PVR when you can apparently Immediate Medical Discharge? It appears that should you pop into the Med Centre and “withdraw consent for your medical grading to be accessible by your CoC” you will find yourself “medically discharged/ retired with immediate...
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    Medical discharge during catterick

    Hello, I started catterick on the 2nd October 2016, only to be told 4/5 days in on the initial medical that I wasn't able to be there due to an injury I suffered in primary school in 2008 (damaged ligaments in my knee) now, as bad as the injury sounds it hasn't caused me any major hassle since...
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    Medical Discharge

    To All, I am part way through my medical discharge route, and up tell now (over the last 6 months or so) i knew **** all about what was happening and what was going on. so i thought it would be a good idea to start a thread and continue to add to it as i go through the process. the only things...
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    Do I have any chance of joining the British Army?

    Hello I am fully aware of the countless posts on here about asthma and I can guarantee I've sifted through just about all of them however, I wonder if anyone can give me some advice. I am currently 16 years old and on prescription for asthma which was diagnosed for me at a very young age...
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    Med discharged for a secong time with the same injury.

    Evening all. Help needed if possible. I was mad discharged in 2005(for the first time) for a non freezing cold injury, both feet, while on exercise at otterburn(shudder) It destroyed my nerve endings and resulted in me waving bye bye at the front gate. Any way I never claimed compensation...
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    Medical discharge from University Officer Training Corps

    Hello, long term browser and new user of the site here for some help (hopefully!). I was a member of the UOTC and an Army undergraduate bursar during my time at university. I injured my left ankle in 2013 on exercise on a reserve course at Sandhurst. I was hospitalised and x-rayed, but didn't...
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