Central Texas Veterans Health Care System
Outpatient Services Offered
The Central Texas Veterans Health Care System (CTVHCS) has outpatient pharmacies located in Ausin, Temple and Waco. Our Pharmacy service can issue medications and supplies prescribed by CTVHCS Providers, authorized Fee Basis (Non-VA Care Coordination) Providers, and authorized Choice Act Providers.
The pharmacy uses state of the art robotics and processes over 3,000 prescriptions daily. Many of these prescriptions are filled by the Consolidated Mail Outpatient Pharmacy (CMOP) located in Lancaster, Texas.
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist are available in a variety of clinics for focused care of diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol, smoking cessation, mental health, heart failure, gout, arthritis, anticoagulation management, hepatitis C, and pain management. Clinical Pharmacy Technicians assist with the anticoagulation management program. Both Austin and Temple offer Outpatient Chemotherapy services for on-site infusions.
Prescriptions may be refilled by phone, internet, or mail.
- Refill Policy
- Refill by Phone
- Internet Refill (must be a registered user of MyHealtheVet)
- Prescriptions Filled on Day of Visit to Medical Center
Inpatient Services Offered
CTVHCS also has two inpatient pharmacies located in Temple and Waco. The Temple inpatient pharmacy offers 24 hour servce for those receiving inpatient care and uses state of the art robotics, a clean room for making IV's, and a Chemo pharmacy. Clinical pharmacisits provide pharmacokinetic monitoring, anticoagulation management, antibiotic stewardship programs, critical care services, code blue response, and Geriatric support for our Community Living Centers (CLCs).
Waco inpatient pharmacy offers a wide array of services n the areas of Geriatrics and Psychiatry. Hours of operation for the Waco Inpatient Pharmacy are Monday through Friday 8:00am to 6:00pm.
Please visit My HealtheVet for information about any prescription you may be taking. You may obtain more information by contacting Pharmacy Customer Service at 1-800-423-2111, extension 53990 (Pharmacy Help Line).
Outpatient Pharmacy Hours of Operation:
Austin Outpatient Pharmacy Hours of Operation (Facility building is locked at 1600)
Federal Holidays Closed
Temple Outpatient Pharmacy Hours of Operation
Federal Holidays 1300-1700*
*Weekend and holiday hours are utilized for extended care clinics and hospital discharges
Waco Outpatient Pharmacy Hours of Operation (Facility building is locked at 1600)
Federal Holidays Closed
Residency Program PGY-1
Psychiatric Residency Program PGY-2
Core rotations include inpatient acute care psychiatry and outpatient mental health. Elective rotations are also available in geropsychiatry, neurology, PTSD, substance abuse, child & adolescent psychiatry (off-site), and pharmacy consultation service. Through CTVHCS and UT, residents present formal lectures, journal club, case presentation, and prepare a residency project. Following the completion of the residency, the residents will have the necessary skills to become a psychiatric specialist.
Temple, Building 163, Teague Tower, 1st floor, Windows 10 and 11
Waco, Building 4, Basement
Austin, 1st Floor, Room 1B-101
- 800-423-2111 Ext. 53990
- 254-778-4811 Ext. 53990
Hours of Operation
- See Outpatient Hours of Operation