Repeat Prescriptions

If you are on long term medication it may not be necessary to see your doctor each time you require a repeat prescription.

Please present your request in writing, usually presenting the computer printout, to our receptionists. You may order it in person or by post but not by telephone. Please enclose a stamped addressed envelope if you want it posted to you. Usually 3 working days notice will be required.

You can also order repeat prescriptions online via the link at the top of this page. Please ask at reception for a registration form. This provides all the information you need to register to use the Patient Access internet facility. We need to verify your identity at this stage, so please bring suitable photo-id (such as passport or driving licence) and evidence of your home address (such as a current bank statement or utility bill). Patients under the age of 16 cannot register themselves, however parents may register children under the age of 16.

Prescription Ordering Direct Service

A new and convenient way to order your repeat prescriptions starting 29th January 2020.  Please call 0808 164 7678 (Freephone) available Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm (excluding Bank Holidays).  For more information on this service please click here.

POD now have a text back service in place which enables patients to text the number below with the name of your surgery and you will receive a call back by 4pm the next working day.

POD TEXT FOR CALL BACK SERVICE: 07800006401​

Repeat Prescription Request Form

Click here to open and print our repeat prescription request form which you can fill in.

Local Pharmacies

The following pharmacies collect prescriptions from Warmdene Surgery:

  • Asda - Tel 01273 542314
  • Fields - Tel 01273 502447 (also collect from Deneway Surgery)
  • Patcham Parmacy - Tel 01273 553628
  • Lloyds - Tel 01273 508198
  • Watts - Tel 01273 327640

Medication Reviews

Patients on repeat medication will be asked to see a doctor, practice pharmacist or practice nurse at least once a year to review their regular medications.  The due date for your annual medication review should be shown on your repeat slip.

Electronic Prescription Service

What is the Electronic Prescription Service (EPS)?
EPS is an NHS funded service in England. It gives you the chance to change how your GP sends your prescription to the healthcare professional you choose to get your medicines or appliances from.
What does this mean for you?
If you currently collect your repeat prescriptions from your GP you will not have to visit your GP practice to pick up your paper prescription. Instead, your GP will send it electronically to the place you choose, saving you time.
You will have more choice about where to get your medicines from because they can be collected from a pharmacy near to where you live, work or shop.
You may not have to wait as long at the pharmacy as there will be more time for your repeat prescriptions to be prepared before you arrive.  For more information about EPS ask your pharmacy or talk to us.

Update May 2020 Phase 4

We are upgrading to the next phase of the Electronic Prescription Service (EPS) which will mean that almost all our prescriptions will be processed electronically. You will receive your prescriptions in the same way as you do now.  For more information on the new phase, please click here.


For more information about EPS ask your pharmacy or talk to us.

 
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