When a Vet uses an outside Doctor or an emergency room for treatment
and a much needed prescription needs to be filled ASAP, the VA hands
you a letter informing the Vet of a wait time of 2 to 4 weeks to
review the Doctors notes and determine if the VA will dispense the
For those of us that use the VA for all of our prescribed medications,
we are forced to pay what ever the cost is out of pocket.
So, in light of the excessive wait times and the need for our meds
today and not 2 to 4 weeks from now, we need to address this issue and
correct this flaw. MORE...