Prescriptions

Repeat prescriptions should be requested at least 48 hours in advance, Monday to Friday. Please contact the Dispensary either by telephone between 10am – 3pm or by handing in the computer slip attached to your last prescription, with the required items marked. Alternatively sign up to patient access to manage and order your repeat prescriptions online.

You may be asked to make an appointment with the doctor or one of the nurses for a review of your medication before a further prescription can be issued.

Some patients are able to obtain their medication from the Health Centre Dispensary. This service is only available to patients who live out of town. Please ask if you are unsure whether this service is available to you. Please note that the dispensary is closed between 1.00 pm and 2.00 pm on Wednesdays.

Prescription Orders: By Telephone 10am to 3pm Monday to Friday

Prescription Collection: Dispensary is currently open from 9.30am to 6.00pm Monday to Friday (Closed every Wednesday 1.00pm to 2.00pm)

Dispensary Telephone: 01200 413585

COVID-19 Vaccination Programme Updates

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We are aware of letters being sent out by NHS England with an invite to have your COVID vaccination at Blackburn Cathedral.
If you do not wish to take up this offer for any reason, please wait for our phone call to invite you to book an appointment here at the health centre.
At the moment we have no timescale, but please be aware we will contact you with an appointment as soon as we possibly can.
***IMPORTANT INFORMATION***
Please could we remind all patients not to contact the surgery regarding the COVID vaccination.
We are in the process of contacting patients in the following order of group priority:
  • all those 80 years of age and over
  • all those 75 years of age and over
  • all those 70 years of age and over and clinically extremely vulnerable individuals
  • all those 65 years of age and over
  • all individuals aged 16 years to 64 years with underlying health conditions which put them at higher risk of serious disease and mortality
  • all those 60 years of age and over
  • all those 55 years of age and over
  • all those 50 years of age and over
This is a staggered process, so please can we ask again that you wait to be contacted.
Thank you for your co-operation.