Repeat Prescriptions overview

Go paperless

We are trying to promote a paperless service so that we can provide your prescriptions quickly and efficiently without delays. The first step is to nominate your preferred pharmacy. This way we can send your prescription electronically.

Once you have nominated a pharmacy for your prescriptions, there are several options to order repeat medication. See below.

OPTION 1

The quickest and easiest way to get your medication is to sign up to the NHS App.

OPTION 2

Sign up with your preferred local pharmacy for their repeat medication service.

Remember that this can add a day or two to the process unless you have gone paperless.

 

OPTION 3

Drop your repeat prescription into our prescription box outside 168 Medical Group.

For a full list of other online options, visit the apps page.

To access the online services, please download and complete the online services form and bring it in to the practice along with your identification.

168 Medical Group Message

Like many practices across the country, the impact of COVID has led to unparalleled levels of demand for 168 Medical Group. We are doing all we can to ensure those with medically urgent conditions are seen on the day. To support us to help those who need it most, if you are in the early stages of an illness or have a short term minor condition, please use the self-help guides on Ask My GP or the NHS website to self-care. When you contact us, we will ask you what you’ve done to self care. With self-care, many minor illnesses can resolve without needing medical treatment from a GP.

If you still need medical help, please note that our telephone team may refer you to our physiotherapist, mental health nurse or pharmacist if your condition is suitable to be treated by one of our extended healthcare team.

Please remember that our team are here to help you. They are doing a difficult job in challenging times. Please treat them with the same level of respect as you’d expect in return.