A New and Improved VA Prescription Label

VA asked hundreds of Veterans to tell us what they liked and didn’t like about the labels on their prescriptions. Because VA fills a lot of prescriptions (143 million in 2014), it’s important to make sure everyone understands them the same way, everytime.

Prescription-LabelThe results of this study led to a new patient-centric prescription label.

  • Your name has been moved to the top of the label.
  • Directions on how to take your medication are now larger and bolded.
  • The date the prescription can no longer be refilled is clearly stated.

The evidence is in. The labels are new and improved and the result is now the standard at all VA pharmacies today. Veterans prefer this new label and find it easier to identify important drug information. Read More »

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Albert Milliron is the founder of Politisite. Milliron has been credentialed by most major news networks for Presidential debates and major Political Parties for political event coverage. Albert maintains relationships with the White House and State Department to provide direct reporting from the Administration’s Press team. Albert is the former Public Relations Chairman of the Columbia County Republican Party in Georgia. He is a former Delegate. Milliron is a veteran of the US Army Medical Department and worked for Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Psychiatry.