The Alma Road SurgeryAlma RoadRomsey Hampshire, SO51 8EDTel: 01794 513422
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19/2/14 - Please note the implementation of this scheme has now been delayed for approximately 6 months.
No collection of prescriptions or telephone enquiries will be available at these times. Please do not telephone Reception with your medication or prescription enquiries during this time
To request your repeat medication online please sign up to our online appointment/repeat prescription service next time you visit the Surgery. Please be aware that you will be asked for some form of photo ID in order to sign up. If you have not already signed up to this service you may order via our email address:
Please ensure you have signed up to the new service before you need to order your medication again.
If you are on regular medication, repeat prescriptions will be normally available within 2 working days from the Dispensary; please allow longer if we dispense for you.
Repeat medication cards should be posted in the box in the front entrance lobby.
The Dispensary is available during surgery hours to give advice on prescriptions and medication. Your medication will be reviewed regularly.
Telephone enquiries between 9.30am and 1pm and 2pm - 5pm Monday - Friday on 01794 512684.
Qualified Dispensing Technicians are able to give advice about medicines as well as dealing with requests for regular medication.
Please use your request card for prescription renewals. Telephone requests for repeat prescriptions will NOTbe accepted.
From 1 April 2019 the prescription charge will be £9.35 per item, however you are exempt from the charge if you:
Also, some contraceptives are prescribed free of charge.
(*)A prepaid certificate is a way you can limit your prescription costs and may be worthwhile when you are likely to need a large number of prescriptions. A certificate costs £30.25 for three months or 104.00 for 12 months. Application forms (FP95) are available from the Dispensary. Government Regulations restrict our dispensing to patients living in rural areas only. We do though have a system in place where if you mark your prescription card (for repeat prescriptions) you may collect your items from any of the Romsey Pharmacists.
You can help drug wastage by simply doing the following :
Extensive exemption and remission arrangements protect those likely to have difficulty in paying charges (NHS prescription and dental charges, optical and hospital travel costs). The NHS prescription charge is a flat-rate amount which successive Governments have thought it reasonable to charge for those who can afford to pay for their medicines. Prescription prepayment certificates (PPCs) offer real savings for people who need extensive medication.
From 1 April 2021 the charges are:
There is further information about prescription exemptions and fees on the NHS website
Please allow at least 5 full working days, excluding weekends and Bank Holidays, for your request to be processed. Allow 4 working days if we dispense your medication.