Veterans Affairs

We honor and respect the commitment of our veterans

We strive to support our veterans through operating programs and services targeted at addressing the personal, health, and employment needs of service members and their families

Helping veterans engage with their government’s programs


years as a long-standing trusted partner to the VA


Best Employers for Veterans by Military Times


largest provider of government-sponsored benefit appeal programs

Veterans Evaluation Services, A Maximus Company

With more than 40 years of experience supporting the Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Evaluation Services (VES®) provides America’s veterans and active-duty service members with quality, fast, and accurate compensation and pension medical disability examinations for both national and international claims. 

Veterans and providers: access the VES® online portal

Ranked as one of the country's best employers for veterans

Serving in our armed forces requires a level of commitment, dedication, selflessness, and support for the common good. These same values are essential to the work of Maximus and are why we have so many veterans on our team. We also know that no one understands the veteran experience better than someone who has lived it.

Read the Military Times “Best for Vets 2020” press release

Expertise in assessments and medical disability examinations

Maximus is a leading provider of independent, specialized health assessments and data management tools for government. We have operated massive assessment and medical disability examination programs across the globe and for a wide-range of programs.  In the age of COVID-19, we’ve leveraged technology to perform safer assessments.

Read more about our Telehealth assessments

Understanding the veteran experience

We support the diverse needs of veterans by building out a team of staff who have a clear understanding of the issues and challenges that they face. From the frontlines of our contact centers to program operations, our entire team applies this knowledge to ensure a positive experience as we assist, inform, guide, and support their interaction with accessing services. 

Learn more about Contact Centers

A proven appeals partner

We are a long-standing trusted partner to the VA for more than 20 years, and currently serve as the contractor for the VA Clinical Peer Review and VA Office of Medical and Legal Affairs programs. We have also provided peer review services for the Veteran Integrated Service Networks (VISNs). Maximus is the largest provider of government-sponsored benefit appeal programs in the nation, working collaboratively with the VA and other federal and state agencies in the development and implementation of appeals policies, processes and operations. 

Learn more about Appeals and Independent Medical Reviews