URINARY TRACT INFECTION SERVICE
If you cannot arrange an appointment with your doctor and think you are suffering from a urinary tract infection (UTI), Pelican Pharmacy can offer a Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) testing service.
To take advantage of this service, please fill in the online form and the Pharmacist will assess the information before deciding if an antibiotic is required for the patient.
How it works
- Patient fills in an online form for UTI
- Pharmacist will assess the information and arrange a consultation with the patient.
- Pharmacist will invite the patient to come to the Pharmacy at a convenient time and have the urine tested for signs of UTI.
- If the results of the urine test are positive, then an antibiotic can be prescribed to the patient.
There is a fee to this service.
If the urine tests are negative and the patient is referred to the doctor, the cost of the service is £5.
If the urine tests are positive and a prescription is provided to the patient, the cost of the service is £18.