WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR YOU?
If you collect your repeat prescription from your GP you will have to visit your GP practice to pick up your paper prescription. Instead , your GP will send it electronically to the place you choose, saving you time.
You will have more choice about where to get your medicines from because they can be collected from a pharmacy near to where you live, work or shop.
You may not have to wait as long at the pharmacy as there will be time for your repeat prescriptions to be ready before you arrive.
IS THIS SERVICE RIGHT FOR YOU?
Yes, if you have a stable condition and you;
dont want to go to your GP practice every time to collect your repeat prescription.
collect your medicines from the same place most of the time.
it may not be for you if;
You dont get prescriptions very often, or pick up you medicines from different places.
HOW CAN YOU USE EPS?
Yoy need to choose a place for your GP practice to electronically send your prescription to. This is called
Ask any pharmacy that offers EPS or your GP practice to add your nomination for you. You dont need a computer to do this
PRIORY MEDICAL CENTRE will be starting this service on the 12th November 2014
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