05 May Filling Prescriptions from Non-VA Providers
Learn more about Filling Prescriptions from Non-VA Providers You must know that the VA will only provide medication that is approved by VA medical care
You must know that the VA will only provide medication that is approved by VA medical care along with the VA providers. It is not a simple task. The medications are only prescribed from formulary and there is an approved list of medications. The following is the criteria that should be met in Filling Prescriptions:
You should be registered in VA health benefits
- A Primary Care Provider is assigned to you
- You need to take your medical records from the non-VA provider and provide it to your VA health care provider.
- The health care provider that is assigned to you should agree with the medication prescribed by your non-VA provider.
- Your VA health care provider can prescribe a medication recommended by a non-VA provider.