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Training Closure - Afternoon of Wednesday 25 April  

Along with all West Essex GP surgeries, we will close at 1pm on Wednesday 25 April for training.  We will reopen as normal at 8 am on Thursday 26 April.  If you need medical help that cannot wait, please call 111 (or 999 if life threatening.)    

Easter Fundraiser - Thank you

Our patient participation group raised £371 towards equipping our planned extension. 

Planning Permission Granted

We are delighted to have received planning permission for our extension.  Plans can be viewed in the surgery.

Repeat Prescriptions

blue_yellowPatients on long-term medication can order repeat prescriptions in the following ways:

PLEASE NOTE: repeat requests can only be for one month at a time - if you request medication for two or more months, please provide an explanation.

  • Online - follow the link at the top of this page to complete a simple registration.
  • In person - hand your repeat slip in at reception having clearly marked the items required.
  • By post - send it to us with a stamped addressed envelope if you want us to post it back to you.
  • By fax - to 01371 831278
  • By email - to weccg.thaxtedsurgery@nhs.net

We do not normally take repeat requests over the phone for safety reasons

Medication Reviews

Patients on repeat medication will be asked to see a doctor, nurse practitioner 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.

48_hoursPlease allow two full working days for prescriptions to be processed and remember to take weekends and bank holidays into account. Whilst we try to cater for more urgent needs where we can, and will always accommodate medical urgency, please appreciate that we dispense to more than 100 patients per day and need 2 working days to be methodical and avoid mistakes.

 
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