North Holmwood and Newdigate Surgeries are both dispensing practices which means you can order and collect your medication from the surgery if you live more than a mile (1.6km) from a chemist.
North Holmwood Surgery has a dedicated telephone line for dispensing queries - 01306 878509 that is open between 10:00a.m. and 12:00noon until the end of May when this service will no longer be available.
48 hours turnaround to collect a signed prescription.
72 hours turnaround if you wish to collect medication from North Holmwood or Newdigate dispensaries .
PLEASE remember to take weekends and bank holidays into account.
|Day request received||Day signed prescription ready||Day medication ready|
|Saturday, Sunday or Monday||The following Wednesday||The following Thursday|
|Tuesday||The following Thursday||The following Friday|
|Wednesday||The following Friday||The following Monday|
|Thursday||The following Monday||The following Tuesday|
|Friday||The following Tuesday||The following Wednesday|
Patients on repeat medication will be asked to see a doctor or practice nurse at least once a year to review these regular medications and a notification should appear on your repeat slip. Please ensure that you book an appropriate appointment to avoid unnecessart delays to further prescriptions.