Telephone prescriptions are not accepted except for the severely ill or housebound patients.
Mistakes are less likely to occur if the repeat prescription form is used, which you will find attached to your usual prescription, please tear it off to use, ticking the medication required before putting in the prescription box next to signing in screen.
Postal requests should be accompanied by an S.A.E.
Your prescription will normally be ready 48 hours following the request.
Chemists can also arrange with patients to have prescriptions delivered, it is up to you the patient to arrange this.
In the event that you do not have any medication left please inform reception and they will endeavour to arrange for any emergency prescriptions to be pick up between 6pm and 6.30pm the same day or within our 48 hour notice policy.
Prescription Medical Exemption
If you are unsure as to whether you qualify for free prescriptions please ask at reception for further details