01226 765300

Prescriptions

Dispensing

  • The surgery can only dispense your medication to you from our own dispensary if you live more than 1.6 km from a Pharmacy. Dispensary can be contacted via telephone between the hours of 12pm and 1pm and in person Monday, Tuesday and Thursdays between 8am – 6:30pm, Wednesday between 8am – 1pm and Fridays between 8am – 4pm.
  • If you live within a 1.6 km radius of a Pharmacy or request not to use our own dispensing service you will be issued with a prescription which can be dispensed by a pharmacy of your choice. This includes your repeat prescription

Repeat Prescriptions

Tel: 01226 765300 at least 72 hours before the prescription is required

Repeat prescriptions will be processed and ready for collection wherever possible within 48 hours of receipt

Prescriptions for drugs which have been authorised as a repeat prescription by the doctor may be ordered:

  • By posting your right hand side with required items ticked and posted in the wooden box in front of the dispensary window
  • For housebound patients by telephone between 12pm – 1pm
  • By post (please enclose a SAE if you require the prescription posting back to you)
  • Online – using the NHS App, or other web portals such as Patient Access

Repeat Prescriptions at Kingwell Surgery in Penistone

Urgent Medication

Urgent medication requiring a prescription out of surgery hours should be requested from the Out of Hours deputising service (see When the Surgery is Closed). Lloyds Pharmacy in Midland Street, Barnsley is the nearest late opening dispensing pharmacy.

All patients on repeat medication are required to have a medication review at least annually; which will include a blood test prior to the review.

Surgery Opening Times

MONDAY: 07:45 to 18:30

TUESDAY: 07:30 to 18:30

WEDNESDAY: 07:00 to 18:30

THURSDAY: 07:45 to 18:30

FRIDAY: 07:30 to 18:30

Dispensary can be contacted via telephone between the hours of 12pm - 1pm, and in person between 08:00am and 18:00pm on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday,  08:00am - 13:00pm on Wednesday and 08:00am - 16:00pm on Fridays. The dispensary will be closed for lunch everyday between 1pm - 2pm.

  • Medication can be collected between 08:00am and 18:00pm on Monday, Tuesday and Thursdays,  08:00am - 13:00pm on Wednesday and 08:00am - 16:00pm on Fridays. The dispensary will be closed for lunch everyday.
  • Please ask a member of Reception staff if you are unsure.