TECHNICAL ISSUES RESOLVED

We believe that that technical issues have now been resolved. We would like to thank all of our patients for their patience during this time. Thank you Beacon Medical Practice

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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  

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Flu Clinic Dates 2017

Beacon Medical Practice Flu Vaccination Campaign For eligible registered Patients, the Practice is running walk in Flu Vaccination clinics (subject to criteria) on the following dates: Saturday 16th September – Skegness surgery – 08:30 to 13:00 Saturday 23rd September – Chapel St Leonards surgery – 08:30 to 13:00 Saturday 30th September – Ingoldmells surgery – 08:30 to […]

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National Blood Cancer Awareness Month September 1st – 30th

Supported by some of the UK’s biggest blood cancer charities, including Leukaemiacare and The Anthony Nolan Trust, September is their month to raise awareness of how to improve treatments for blood cancer and increase the number of lives saved. For information including: Managing a condition, Treatment, Resources,Travel Insurance, How to get involved and more: click […]

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National Urology Awareness Month September 1st – 30th

September is National Urology Awareness Month. With an ageing population and the effects of today’s lifestyle, urology conditions, diseases and cancers are becoming more prevalent. The Urology Foundation is spreading knowledge of urology health, breaking down the stigma associated with many of its conditions and persuading people to talk about these issues. For more information […]

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Save money on NHS prescription charges

Did you know that if you pay for your prescriptions and need more than 12 prescribed medicines a year, you could save money with a prescription prepayment certificate. You can buy a 3 month or 12 month certificate. The 12 month certificate can even be paid by Direct Debit instalments. For more information, click below: […]

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Lincolnshire’s New Non-Emergency Patient Transport Service

From July 1st 2017, Patient Non-Emergency Transport Services are changing across Lincolnshire. A new service for the County will be operated by TASL (Thames Ambulance Service Ltd), who aim to provide a quality, professional, experienced and friendly service with a smile! For more information and to check whether you qualify to use the service, click below: […]

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Why does the receptionist need to ask what’s wrong with me?

Patients sometimes wonder why receptionists need to ask what is wrong with them when they attend or phone the surgery. Hopefully this information from The Royal college of General Practitioners will be able to answer this often debated question. Please click below to find out more. Why does the receptionist need to ask whats wrong […]

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Introducing our new-look website

Our new website provides all the information you need to help you make best use of the services we offer, as well as health tips and advice on healthy living. Please bookmark it for future reference.

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ACT: Action Counters Terrorism

Why ACT? The police and the security and intelligence agencies depend on information from you. Be our eyes and ears and help keep yourself, your family and your local community safe by looking out for suspicious activity and reporting it to the police, in confidence. You may see or hear something that could be that […]

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