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***COVID VACCINE UPDATE***

Please be assured that everyone who needs the vaccine will be offered it. The NHS will be in touch with you when it is your turn to be vaccinated. Please don’t call us before you are invited. In the meantime, you can get information about the COVID-19 Vaccination online at www.nhs.uk/covidvaccination 

PLEASE DROP ANY URINE SAMPLES TO THE SURGERY BEFORE MIDDAY SO THEY CAN BE SENT IN THE COURIER

  • If you are visiting Cornwall and need to see a doctor, please contact your own GP practice. Practices throughout the country are offering telephone and video appointments and can electronically send prescriptions to any local pharmacy here for you to collect. 

Please also make use of the NHS 111 online service for advice http://111.nhs.uk

  • If you have been told to stay at home because of coronavirus and you need a note for your employer please use the following online link

https://111.nhs.uk/isolation-note/

Repeat Prescriptions

Repeat prescription requests for long term medication can be made in the following ways:

  • multicolour_pillsIn person - drop your repeat slip in to reception having clearly marked the items required.
  • In writing - post it to us with a stamped addressed envelope if you want it posted back to you.
  • Online - ask at reception for details about registering for this service.
  • Email - email request to letters.westover@nhs.net. 

We do not accept requests over the phone for reasons of safety

Medication Reviews

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 notification should appear on your repeat slip. Please ensure that you book an appropriate appointment to avoid unnecessary delays to further prescriptions.

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Please allow two full working days for prescriptions to be processed and remember to take weekends and bank holidays into account.

 
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