Patient & Customer Services:
We offer a range of services to our patients and customers, all with the aim of achieving high levels of patient and customer care in a professional, caring environment. If you would like any more information about any of the services mentioned, telephone :: 01780 781616.
Ask for Your Pharmacist: Paul Johnson
Services at a Glance:
- Dispensing of Prescriptions
- Repeat Dispensing
- Prescription Collection & Delivery
- Emergency Supplies
- Prescription Synchronisation
- Medicine Containers
- Disposal of unwanted or out-of-date medicines
- Medicines & Equipment Sales
Additional Services :
- Free NHS Medicines Use Review
- Health Advice & Self Care
- Holiday Healthcare
- Family Planning and Pregnancy Testing
- Emergency Hormonal Contraception
- Free Medicine Use Reviews
- Stop Smoking Advice and Support
- Chlamydia Screening
Information on our Health Checks, Advice & Consultations can be found here.
Pharmacy Services in Detail:
Dispensing of NHS & Private Prescriptions: We dispense NHS & private prescriptions and will give advice on how to get the most benefit from your medicines for patients from all practices. We keep a comprehensive stock of medicines and use fast and efficient wholesaler service to enable us to fill all prescriptions promptly.
We dispense private prescriptions at competitive prices for a range of treatments and health supplements.
Prescription Collection & Delivery: We offer a repeat prescription delivery service from all surgeries in Peterborough. Further information on our prescriptions service can be found here.
Emergency Supplies: We are committed to ensure our patients never go without their medication. If you need one of your regular medicines in an emergency, when you are unable to contact your doctor, we may be able to help. Call us if you need emergency help.
We must stress that this can only be done in genuine emergencies. We DO NOT charge for this service if you are registered with any of the local GP practices. If you would like more information about any of the services mentioned, please ask a member of staff or telephone the number above.
Medicine Containers: All medicines are dispensed in child resistant containers unless you request us not to. Please remember: keep all medicines out of reach and sight of children. Our team can advise you on safe storage of medicines.
Health Checks, Advice & Consultations: At Wanford Pharmacy, we can organise a private consultation area where we are able to offer a number of additional services, some of which are available FREE OF CHARGE.
Disposal of unwanted or out-of-date medicines: Can be arranged by calling to have them conveniently collected by our Pharmacy Staff, please take a moment to answer these quick questions.
Medicine & Equipment Sales: We keep a wide range of over the counter medicines and also vitamins and mineral supplements. We can supply a range of equipment for health maintenance such as Blood Pressure Monitors, Blood Glucose Meters, Weighing Scales, Pregnancy Testing Kits, etc. We can also order any product upon request at competitive prices.
Free Chlamydia Screening: Anyone between the ages of 15-24 can speak to the Pharmacist about taking the test. Just a few minutes of your time can identify if you are carrying this bug or not - and FREE treatment is available for those testing positive too!
FREE* NHS Stop Smoking Services: Want to give up smoking? Have a one to one with our qualified Smoking Cessation Advisors who will help you "kick the habit", with motivational and Nicotine Replacement Therapy support. (*chargeable to NHS charge-paying patients).
Patient Medical Records: Our computer allows us to keep records of all your prescriptions dispensed by us. This helps us check for possible problems, such as reactions between medicines and will help us deal with any queries you may have. We comply with the Data Protection Act and the NHS code of practice on confidentiality.