From 2nd September 2019, practices in County Durham and the Tees Valley are being requested to no longer accept repeat prescription requests from pharmacies on behalf of patients. This change will only affect patients who have their medication ordered for them by their pharmacy or a dispensing company. It does not affect anyone who already orders their own repeat prescriptions directly from the practice.
Patients on long-term medication can order repeat prescriptions in a number of ways:
Please allow two working days for prescriptions to be processed and ready for collection.
You can learn more about the new Repeat Prescribing Ordering System by watching this video.