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Cranwich Road Surgery, 62 Cranwich Road, London, Greater London, N16 5JFTel: 020 8802 2002
Requests must be in writing in one of the following ways:-
Patients are reminded that 48 hours is required not including bank holidays and weekends.
It is quicker and easier to order your repeat prescriptions online – if you need help doing this please let us know and we can help you.
We now have a pharmacist working at the practice four days a week who is now processing all written repeat prescription requests and dealing with medication queries rather than you needing to discuss this with a GP.
If you would like to talk to our pharmacist please call between 11.00 – 1.00pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
If you have any queries or comment please let us know.
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.
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.
From 1 April 2019, the charges are:
There is further information about prescription exemptions and fees on the NHS website
The eligibility criteria and the consequences of making an incorrect claim is available online at www.nhs.uk/healthcosts.
You will also find the list conditions that qualify for medical exemption certificates.