Repeat Prescriptions

As we try to return to some normality and to keep our patients safe, we ask you, not to visit the surgery to order your repeat prescription but to order it in one of the following ways:

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If you are already registered for Patient Access order here - Patient Access log in 

Patient Access is ENCRYPTED and your personal details are secure. Your information can only be accessed by you and your doctor.

Please note; You can only order medication that is on repeat. If you are requesting new medication, medication that you have had in the past, or one off medication, it will not be processed.

To request past or a one off medication please see information at the bottom of this page.

Click here for more information on Patient Access

Acute medication requests

Please follow the link below if you would like to request medication not on your repeat list

Acute medication

Collection of Medication

Please allow 48 hours from request to collection for your prescription to be processed. If you wish us to post your prescription to you please enclose a stamped addressed envelope.

Delivery or collection : If you have an arrangement with your local pharmacy to have your repeat medication delivered, or you simply prefer to collect your prescription from a pharmacy rather than the surgery , please state which pharmacy by choosing from the drop-down list on the online form where is says  "Collect from". Please note If you have never had your medication delivered before but would like to, contact the pharmacy of your choice first.

Under the "Care in the Pharmacy" scheme, your local pharmacy may be able to prescribe treatment for minor ailments such as colds, coughs, sore throats, rashes etc. Prescription exemption fees will apply.

Local Pharmacies

Boots 01772     421169
Cohens 01772     454710
Leyland Late Night 01772     905678
Rowlands (Sandy Lane) 01772     622211
Rowlands (West Paddock) 01772     622288
Rowlands (Buckshaw) 01772     452341
Rowlands (Euxton) 01257     269862
Wise 01772     459779
Tesco 0345 677 9407

 

Prescription Fees

Help with NHS costs

In England, around 90% of prescription items are dispensed free. This includes exemptions from charging for those on low incomes, such as:

  • those on specific benefits or through the NHS Low Income Scheme
  • those who are age exempt
  • those with certain medical conditions
  • More information is available at NHS Choices

NHS Charges

These charges apply in England only. In Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales prescriptions are free of charge.

  • Prescription (per item): £9.35
  • 12-month prepayment certificate (PPC): £108.10
  • 3-month PPC: £30.25

If you will have to pay for four or more prescription items in three months or more than 14 items in 12 months, you may find it cheaper to buy a PPC.

  • Telephone advice and order line 0845 850 0030
  • General Public - Buy or Renew a PPC On-line

There is further information about prescription exemptions and fees on the NHS website.