FREE delivery of prescriptions
Whether you have handed in a one off prescription at the counter or have ordered your monthly repeat prescription, we can deliver to your home or work address (within a 10 mile radius of the Pharmacy) Free of Charge. Please select the delivery option when ordering your repeat on-line or ask a member of staff when ordering by phone or in-store.
Other Information About Our Prescription Services
If your GP is participating in the NHS repeat dispensing scheme and is local to this Pharmacy, we can provide this service
For further information, please contact us.
All medicines are dispensed in child resistant containers unless you request us not to.
Please remember to keep all medicines out of sight and reach of children.
Our Pharmacist can give you advice on the safe storage of medicines.
Patient Medication Records
Our computer system allows us to keep comprehensive records of the medication we dispense to you.
This is completely confidential and secure and allows us to ensure that we can monitor any drug interactions with the medication you are taking and help us to advise you when we recommend any over the counter medicine.
We comply fully with the Data Protection Act and the NHS code of practice for inforamtion governance.
Disclosure of Information
In order to provide proper and safe care, we may need to disclose personal information about you to:
your general medical practitioner
the hospital or community dental services
other health professionals caring for you
NHS payment authorities
the Inland Revenue
the Benefits Agency, where you are claiming exemption or remission from NHS charges
private dental schemes of which you are a member.
Disclosure will take place on a ‘need-to-know’ basis, so that only those individuals/organisations who need to know in order to provide care for you and for the proper administration of Government (whose personnel are covered by strict confidential rules) will be given the information. Only that information that the recipient needs to know will be disclosed.
In very limited circumstances or when required by law or a court order, personal data may have to be disclosed to a third party not connected with your health care. In all other situations, disclosure that is not covered by this Code of Practice will only occur when we have your specific consent.
Where possible you will be informed of these requests for disclosure.