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Prescribing Guidelines for symptom management in the dying patient

Halton Prescribing Guidelines for Symptom Management in the Dying Patient icon

Published 05/04/2022. 

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NICE website

Halton Specialist Palliative Care Team

(Monday to Sunday 9-5pm)

Tel: 01928 714 927  

Palliative Care Advice OUT OF HOURS ONLY

Contact Palliative Care Consultant on call

via

Warrington and Halton Hospitals main switchboard

Tel: 01925 635 911

(For Health Professionals ONLY)

The following Pharmacies have been commissioned to stock palliative care medications in the Halton Borough.

The range and quantity of drugs has been agreed between NHS Halton CCG and Halton Haven Hospice Palliative Care Team and Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.

Other Pharmacies may also carry some of these drugs but not necessarily the full selection.

The Pharmacy should be contacted to confirm stock availability before any individuals travel to the Pharmacy

Runcorn

Asda Pharmacy *

West Lane, Runcorn.

WA7 2PY.

Tel: 01928 703210

*100-hour pharmacy

Sunday 10:30 - 16:30
Monday 08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday 07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday 07:00 - 23:00
Thursday 07:00 - 23:00
Friday 07:00 - 23:00
Saturday 07:00 - 22:00
 

Peak Pharmacy

53 Church St,

Runcorn.

WA7 1LQ.

Tel: 01928 572470

**This Pharmacy is closed for Lunch 13:00 - 13:30

Sunday Closed
Monday 09:00 - 17:30
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:30
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:30
Thursday 09:00 - 17:30
Friday 09:00 - 17:30
Saturday 09:00 - 13:00

Widnes

Asda Pharmacy *

Widnes Road,

Widnes.

WA8 6AH.

Tel: 0151 422 5912

*100-hour pharmacy

Sunday 10:00 - 16:00
Monday 08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday 07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday 07:00 - 23:00
Thursday 07:00 - 23:00
Friday 07:00 - 23:00
Saturday 07:00 - 22:00

Widnes Late Night Pharmacy*

Beaconsfield Primary Care Centre,

Bevan Way (off Peelhouse Lane),

Widnes.

WA8 6TE.

Tel: 0151 420 0919

*100-hour pharmacy

Sunday 10:00 - 20:00
Monday 08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 23:00
Thursday 08:00 - 23:00
Friday 08:00 - 23:00
Saturday 08:00 - 23:00

Strachan’s Chemist

445 Hale Road,

Widnes.

WA8 8UU.

Tel: 0151 423 0857

**Hours or services may vary

Sunday Closed
Monday 09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 18:00
Thursday 09:00 - 18:00
Friday 09:00 - 18:00
Saturday 09:00 - 13:00

*** Please note opening hours may differ on Bank Holidays. ***