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by telephone (only by the elderly and infirm), post, in person or online (password required - given on request to patient). Please telephone before 1.00pm and
they will be ready for collection the next day after 2.00pm. Prescriptions
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prescriptions please enclose a stamped, addressed envelope. Most prescriptions
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employer may, however, require you to complete a self-certification
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longer than six days you will need to see the doctor for them to issue
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