Plan ahead for repeat prescriptions at Christmas time

Many GP practices and pharmacies will have limited opening hours between Christmas and New Year, so Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CCG are reminding patients to plan ahead and ensure their prescriptions and medications are sorted out soon. This is especially important if the winter weather means it’s harder for them to get out and about.

Sati Ubhi, Chief Pharmacist, Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CCG, said, “As we all get ready for the Christmas holidays the last thing on your mind might be checking you have enough of your usual medication to last you over the festive time.

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