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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Patient Administrator Vacancy

We have a full-time vacancy for a Patient Administrator, based at our Skegness surgery. For more information on this post and how to apply, please click the link below: PA0817 Advertisement Applications close 25/08/2017.

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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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Public Health England Heat Health Warning – Summer 2017

Beat The Heat Campaign For the majority of people ‘beating the heat’ in summer is about common sense – staying cool, drinking plenty of water to maintain hydration, and avoiding sunburn. However, some groups can be particularly vulnerable and at much greater risk of harm, especially those with underlying heart and lung conditions, older people, […]

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#CoverUpMate Campaign

Skin cancer affects more men than women The NHS is launching a “Cover Up, Mate” campaign  this summer between 19 June – 28 August 2017. The campaign aims to encourage men who work outdoors, such as farmers, builders, gardeners and sportsmen, to take a safer approach to the sun in summer in order to help […]

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