All the repeat prescriptions, both the NHS and the private, are dispensed by Pharmacy Outlet, which is located at 40 London Road, Blackwater, Camberley, Surrey GU17 9AA and operated by Pharmacentric Ltd. The helpful pharmacy professionals are contactable on 03333 222 400.
Pharmacy Outlet is a registered pharmacy with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC). You can verify the details of registration on the website.
It offers the repeat prescription service and all repeat prescriptions ordered through the website or telephone are delivered within two to three working days if you reside in Surrey and surrounding villages within the reach of five miles from Surrey.
It is at the GP’s discretion whether or not to use you a repeat prescription for any medicine requested by you.
By signing up to the Repeat Prescription Service, also called the Electronic Prescription Service, you allow Pharmacy Outlet to collect your prescription directly from your GP electronically. Eventually, you receive your medicine right at your doorstep within a stipulated time.
This is a new way for an online chemist such as Pharmacy Outlet to collect your paper prescription from your GP. It is a more convenient service as you need not require visiting your GP surgery time and time again to collect paper prescription.
The prescription is sent to Pharmacy Outlet electronically by your GP. The pharmacy professionals then dispense and deliver your medicine. The way it collect your prescription from the GP does not the service you receive from Pharmacy Outlet.
In order to use the Repeat Prescription Service, you must first nominate Pharmacy Outlet. All you need to do is complete the registration form or call on 03333 222 400.
Remember that you cannot use the repeat prescription service if you do not get repeat prescription and if you collect your medicines from different pharmacies at all times.
In England, the NHS has stated that the Repeat Prescription Service will become a default option for patients who need regular prescriptions to manage their chronic medical condition.