- By Post:
Post the tear off slip indicating the medication you require to the surgery, enclosing a stamped self addressed envelope. If posting please remember to use a secure, tracked postal service and give at least one weeks notice for a first class and longer if using second class.
- In Person:
Complete a Repeat Prescription request form at reception.
- At the Chemist:
Some of the local chemists also do a collection service for the surgery. Please ask your regular chemist for details.
Due to the possibility of errors, requests for repeat prescriptions will not be taken over the telephone.
Prescriptions will be ready for collection in two working days:
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The pharmacies will pick up your written prescription from the health centre. If you wish to use this service please state which pharmacy you wish to use on your prescription request. Please note this may result in a delay in you getting your medication.
To avoid any confusion, Carlton Street Surgery has no association with Carlton Pharmacy. Patients are entitled to use any pharmacy of their choice.
The NHS prescription charge is a flat rate amount which successive Governments have thought it reasonable to charge for those who can't afford to pay for their medicines. Prescription prepayment certificates (PPCs) offer real savings for people who need a lot of medication.