Repeat Prescriptions - 21/09/2016 21:42
Repeat prescriptions may be requested on line, in writing or by faxing (01733 244645). Written requests are left in the post box by Reception.
Please note it is Practice policy NOT to accept repeat prescription requests over the telephone due to safety concerns, as errors can be made when taking verbal message. This is in line with guidance from the Clinical Commissioning Group and best practice.
SystmOnline is the quickest, easiest and safest way to request repeat prescriptions. If you would like to register for this service, please complete a registration form on our website (www.yaxleygp.nhs.uk) or speak to the reception.
Repeat prescriptions require at least 48 hours to process and possibly longer, if you need to see or speak to a doctor to authorise a repeat.
(Please note this does not include the time required for the Pharmacy of your choice to dispense the prescription, this can vary and sometimes could take up to 72 hours.)
Repeat prescriptions are not processed on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays.