Dating for veterans
We cannot dispense more than a 30-day supply of any controlled substance at one time.A prescription is not valid after 1 year, regardless of the number of refills remaining.
We can fill or refill, by mail, prescriptions written by VA providers from any facility in the North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System.We hope you find it both informative and enjoyable for all ex shipmates and their families.Our association members span both the HMS Hermes 9 and HMS Hermes 10 (both Royal Navy aircraft carriers) from 1942 to the present day.If you served on either of these ships there is a wealth of information about them listed on this site, but you may have something to add.If this is the case, please contact us as we would be most grateful and we will then add the information to the website.Please mail them at least 15 days before you will run out of medication to allow adequate time for processing - this way your medications will arrive to you by mail 2-3 days before you run out.
If you are ever within 3 calendar days of running out of medicine and you have requested your medicines on time, please contact the pharmacy.
If there are further refills authorized, a new refill slip will be enclosed with your packaged medications.
Prescriptions may also be filled online using VA's program. Click on "My Care" and then click on "My Prescriptions".
If you do not have a username and password, you can easily get them by creating your personal profile.
For mailed prescriptions, please allow 7-10 days for delivery.
For mail-in refills, simply place the refill slips in an envelope, affix the mailing label and a stamp and drop in the mail.