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 Seasonal Flu Jabs

Seasonal Flu Clinics are now being scheduled for 2017/18.....watch this space.....

Audiology Service

The practice is currently offering a new audiology service from the Padiham and Nelson sites - ask at reception for further information. Over 55 year old can ask to be referred into the service for Free NHS hearing aids.

Patient Transport Services

we have added a link under clinics and services for patient who require patient transport services to get them to the hospital for an appointment - Patient Transport Services

Childhood Immunisations

Follow link on right side of home page and down load your personalised child immunisations due date planner to help and assist in planning when they are due and to make an appointment for your child continuing immunisation schedule.

 

 

 

Repeat Prescriptions

red_pills_bottlePatients on long-term medication can order repeat prescriptions in a number of ways:

  • You can call at the surgery and drop the tear-off slip from your last prescription into the repeat prescription box provided in the surgery.
  • You can post it to the surgery and enclose a stamped addressed envelope.
  • You can order your repeat medication online via the link at the top of this page. New users are required to complete a simple registration.

Please note we do not accept medication requests over the telephone due to increased risk of error.

Requests for medication that is not due will only be given in exceptional circumstances. 

 

Collecting Your Prescription

 

Your prescription will be ready for collection 2 working days after we have received it.

  • You can collect your prescription from the surgery in person or you can ask a friend or relative (who must be over 16 years of age).
  • You can use a local pharmacy of your choice to collect your prescription, they may also deliver your medication to you. You must have an agreement with the pharmacy of your choice and inform the surgery before requesting your prescription.
  • Alternatively, you can send us a stamped addressed envelope and we will post your prescription to you – please be aware that this option could take longer so kindly take this into consideration.

Medication Reviews

Patients on repeat medication will be asked to see a doctor, nurse practitioner or practice nurse at least once a year to review these regular medications and notification should appear on your repeat slip. Please ensure that you book an appropriate appointment to avoid unnecessary delays to further prescriptions.

 
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