HOW TO ORDER A REPEAT PRESCRIPTION

You can now order your repeat prescriptions ONLINE using  Patient Access

To find out more information and to register for this service, please click here

When ordering online, please allow two full working days i.e 48 hours (excluding weekends) for your prescription to be ready. Please note that if you request your prescription after 6:00pm you must allow another working day. If you’ve already registered, you can login here.

 

Repeat Prescriptions

Prescriptions can be requested, in Person, Post and Fax or by using  Patient Access or your chosen pharmacy. You can still send requests via e-mail to:souccg.gardenssurgery@nhs.net 

If possible please use the counterfoil part of your original prescription.

Housebound  patients and patients over 75 years can request prescriptions by telephone.

Please allow 2 working days from the receipt of your request.  If you would like us to post your prescription back to you please enclose a Stamped Addressed Envelope.

Information for Hayfever / Allergic Rhinitis Medication

Southwark CCG have changed their policy and medications for hayfever/allergic rhinitis are no longer available from the GP on prescription - this includes for children. Please click here for more information

 

 

 

Electronic Prescribing Service

You can arrange for the prescription to be signed  electronically by the Dr and sent to your chosen Pharmacy without having to come to the surgery unless you need your medication reviewed. Many of the local pharmacies will manage your repeat prescription for you.  Please discuss with your pharmacist or ask at reception.

For more information click here and if you think the service will suit you, then download a nomination form here

PLEASE NOTE: You will need regular reviews which may involve a blood test or a blood pressure recording if you are on repeat medications. These include medication for cholesterol, thyroid, diabetes, HRT and the contraceptive pill among others. Antidepressant medication should be reviewed 6 monthly

Please check your repeat prescription where there will be a note when a review is due.

Confused by prescriptions: Prescriptions FAQs can be seen here