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Choosing a courier for your medical delivery.

Friday, 18 December 2020 at 10:02

Many people prefer to use online delivery services these days, and would rather order their medication from home. Patients in care homes, nursing homes, and hospices find medical delivery services very helpful. Occasionally, people need a pharmaceutical courier delivery service that will deliver within just hours of placing their order.

Many pharmacies offer medication delivery to their patients. Also, some third-party same day courier services distribute and provide prescription medication. Delivery services are critical for everyone involved in the process. It is especially so due to the nature of the recipients. The residents of senior communities, nursing homes, and hospices rely on life-saving drugs. Therefore, the deadline for delivery is of utmost importance. When you are selecting a courier for a medical delivery service or a logistics provider that delivers medicines to its clients, you need to check their customer reviews. That will give you an idea about their reliability, promptness, and general delivery service quality.

What is the process of a medical courier service?

A courier delivery service usually collects the prescription refill from a pharmacy like Boots or Pharmacy One, based in Heald Green, Cheshire. There are also other types of services as well, the ones that pick up the refill from the commercial pharmacist. The next phase of their journey involves the delivery of the medication to the patients whether they are at home, senior residence, or a nursing home. It’s very important to choose the delivery service carefully since some medicines require special storage. Some need t be refrigerated or cool and dark storage throughout the transportation process, while others are comparatively fuss-free. When it comes to the delivery of critical drugs in ideal conditions, try to use a courier service that has previous experience.

What are the different costs and types of medicine delivery services?

The cost of pharmaceutical delivery depends primarily on two factors –

  • The distance between the collection and delivery addresses.
  • The time they have at hand for procuring the right medication and the delivery.

It is understandable that the sameday delivery services cost more than the regular delivery services. So, if a patient requires delivery of a particular drug from a pharmacy 100 miles away on the same day, the cost is going to be far higher than a local delivery within a village or town.

You need to verify that your delivery service is reliable and trustworthy before booking them.

Please read our customer reviews to find out what our clients think of the standard of our work at

For any courier delivery requirements please contact Greg Paulson Same Day Couriers on 0161 436 3296 or email