Glebe Road Surgery
1 Glebe Road, Barnes, London, SW13 0DR
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Telephone: 020 8748 7398
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Repeat Prescriptions at Glebe Road Surgery
You can request repeat prescriptions in three ways:
1. By post
3. In person
Please allow TWO FULL WORKING DAYS for your prescription to be processed and remember to take weekends and Bank Holidays into account. To avoid errors to requests we are unable to accept requests over the telephone.
Requesting medication early: should you need to request your repeat prescription more than a week before it is due please add a note to advise why. We cannot process early requests without an explanation.
- Hospital Prescriptions
NHS Prescriptions issued by hospitals are ONLY VALID in the hospital pharmacy. Requests for private prescriptions or NHS hospital prescriptions to be issued from the practice need to be individually assessed by the responsible doctor. This may result in a delay and could also lead to issuing of an alternative medication. Sometimes requests of this nature may need to be declined.
- 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. A notification should appear on your repeat slip. Please ensure that you book an appropriate appointment to avoid unnecessary delays to further prescriptions.
- Unused Medications
Help us to reduce medicine waste in Richmond
Unused medicines kept at home can be a health risk and should be returned to a pharmacist. Please tell your local pharmacist or GP if you have stopped taking your medication. When ordering a repeat prescription please ensure that you only tick the medications on the form that you currently need, and ensure your pharmacist does not give you medication unless you have asked for them.
- Prescriptions Charges and Exemptions
Extensive exemption and remission arrangements protect those likely to have difficulty in paying charges (NHS prescription and dental charges, optical and hospital travel costs).
The NHS prescription charge is a flat-rate amount which successive Governments have thought it reasonable to charge for those who can afford to pay for their medicines. Prescription prepayment certificates (PPCs) offer real savings for people who need extensive medication.
- NHS charges
These charges apply in England only. In Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales prescriptions are free of charge.
- Prescription (per item): £9.00
- 12-month prepayment certificate (PPC): £104.00
- 3-month PPC: £29.10
If you will have to pay for four or more prescription items in three months, or more than 15 items in 12 months, you may find it cheaper to buy a PPC.
- Telephone advice and order line 0845 850 0030
- General Public – Buy or Renew a PPC On-line
There is further information about prescription exemptions and fees on the NHS website
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