Many patients are on the same medication for considerable periods of time. The medication may generally be issued without seeing the doctor. These Repeat Prescriptions make up the bulk of the prescriptions issued.
However, if you require to see the doctor for repeat medication, please make an appointment well in advance of your existing supply of medication running out.
There are various ways of ordering your repeat medication and this depends on whether or not you are registered with one of the local pharmacies.
Please allow plenty of time for your repeat prescription request to be processed.
The request for medication must be received by us AT LEAST 2 WORKING DAYS before the medication is due to run out.
Registering with Rowlands Pharmacy in Kinross
If you register with Rowlands, they will retain the right hand side of your prescription. This is the Reorder Form and it lists all your medication. If you wish to re-order the medication, you should telephone Rowlands on 01577 862422 and tell them which items you require. They will tick the items on the Reorder Form and deliver it to us. We will generate the prescription and deliver it back to the pharmacy. You may then go to the pharmacy and collect your medication.
Registering with Davidsons Pharmacy in Milnathort
If you register with Davidsons, they will hand you the right hand side of your prescription when you collect your medication. You may then use this Reorder Form to re-order the prescription by ticking the items you require and delivering the form to Davidsons or to us. Davidsons will not accept requests for repeat medication over the telephone. When the prescription is generated, it will be sent back to Davidsons and you may collect your medication from them.
Registering with neither pharmacy
If you do not wish to register with either of the local pharmacies, you will be given the right hand side of the prescription. You should retain this Reorder Form and use it to re-order your medication. You may put it in the red prescriptions box by the Prescriptions Hatch or in the grey box to the right of the front door when we are closed. You may also post it to us, but please remember to allow sufficient time for the Royal Mail to deliver the prescription to us. When the prescription is generated, you may collect it from the Health Centre. You may then take it to any pharmacy you wish for the medication to be dispensed.
We do not dispense or store drugs at the Health Centre.
Ordering via the Website
You may also order your repeat medication on line by by registering for our
on-line prescription ordering service.