You can now register for a number of online services to make booking appointments cancelling appointments and requesting repeat medications easier.
ERD - Electronic repeat Dispensing
In some cases it may be possible for the doctor to authorise a number of prescriptions in advance, this patients that have and are on long term medications, ask at reception or when phoning if you would like to be signed up to ERD and this will be presented t a doctor.
EPS - Electronic prescription services, nominate your local pharmacy to have your prescriptions sent to, the pharmacy will then receive these digitally (some exclusions may apply) and process your medication, in some cases they may also be able to deliver this medication to you.
Online requesting - simply register on line to request your prescriptions - this will also ensure ease of prescription requesting, a request will be sent directly from the website to our prescription team, long with other options noted above requesting medication is easier than ever before.
GP online services allow you to access a range of services via your computer, mobile or tablet. Once you have signed up, you will be able to:
- book or cancel appointments online
- renew or order repeat prescriptions online
- view parts of your GP record
You can still contact the practice by phone or in person, this is just another option, which other patients have found is more convenient and saves them time. More information including “how to” leaflets and videos of patients and why they are using GP online services are available at www.nhs.uk/gponlineservices
How to sign-up
For more information, please contact reception or next time you visit the surgery, please talk to us and we will help you sign-up
Four extended hours GP centres will be open from 6pm to 9.30pm, Mondays to Fridays, and 8am to 9.30pm on weekends and Bank Holidays and will be based at:
- North Ormesby Health Village
- Bluebell Medical Centre - Acklam
- Redcar Primary Care Hospital
- East Cleveland Hospital in Brotton
To book an appointment with the Star service please click on the below link: