Welcome to Beacon Medical Practice

We are a large general practice with three surgeries serving over 22,000 patients in Skegness, Ingoldmells, Chapel St Leonards and surrounding villages on the East Coast of Lincolnshire.

Technical Issues

Please note that we are currently experiencing technical difficulties at Beacon Medical Practice. We have no access to computer systems or telephones. We are working to resolve this issue as quickly as possible.

At present we are only dealing with emergencies and are in the process of trying to redirect patients where appropriate.

Thank you for you patience.

We will update the website as soon as the issues are resolved.

 

NHS Alcohol Awareness Week – 13th – 19th November 2017

13th - 19th November 2017 is Alcohol Awareness Week.

It is estimated that the cost of alcohol on society is £21 Billion.

The aim of Alcohol Awareness Week is to get people to think about alcohol - how it affects us as individuals, families, communities and society as a whole.

For some facts on alcohol and its effects, click the link below:

The price of alcohol

COPD Awareness Month – November 2017

1st - 30th November 2017 is COPD Awareness Month.

COPD. or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, deescribes a group of lung conditions that mak eit difficult to empty air out o fthe lungs because your airways have been narrowed.

Living with COPD makes it difficult for you to breathe, and you might find everyday tasks a real challenge.

Millions of people across the UK have COPD and don't even know it.

They're struggling with their symptoms and a lower quality of life and their condition may be progressing because they're not receiving treatment.

To find out more about COPD, click the link below:

http://www.blf.org.uk

Patient Newsletter – Autumn 2017

Please click below to view the Autumn Patient Newsletter

Patient Newsletter Autumn 2017

Stoptober – is back for 2017!

All the support you need to quit!

From a free app and daily emails, to face-to-face expert support and much more – there's loads of support to help you quit, so choose the combination that's right for you.

To find out more, click the link:

https://www.nhs.uk/oneyou/stoptober/home

 

Out of Hours

For advice and urgent medical attention outside our normal surgery hours, please call 111

You can call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergency. NHS 111 is a fast and easy way to get the right help.