Patient Notice

Due to the ongoing pandemic we are experiencing an increased demand on appointments and clinicians time;

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Welcome to Beacon Primary Care

Your health is our priority

Beacon Primary Care is a team consisting of 8 GPs, 4 Advanced Nurse Practitioners, 10 Nurses and 6 Health Care assistants services to over 18000 patients through one individual practice operating from five locations across West Lancashire. We are committed to improving access quality and range of services. We hope you find this site useful in helping you get you know who we are, what we do and how we work.

NHS App

Owned and run by the NHS, the NHS App is a simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone or tablet. You can also access NHS App services from the browser on your desktop or laptop computer.

NHS App displayed on mobile phone

Know who to turn to for your healthcare

We want to help you get the right medical assistance when you’re ill, injured or have a long term condition. Going directly to the person with the appropriate skills is important. This can help you to a speedier recovery and makes sure all NHS services are run efficiently.

Pharmacist

When you need healthcare advice or help with medicines

Optician

Sudden loss of vision. Blurred vision. Painful or red eyes?

Dentist

When your mouth or teeth need urgent attention

NHS Out-of-hours

When your GP and local pharmacy are closed

Minor injury

You will usually need a GP referral, except in an emergency.

Accident & Emergency

When an illness or injury is serious or life-threatening

Alert

Coronavirus Update

NHS Patients, visitors, and staff must continue to wear face coverings in healthcare settings.

COVID-19 remains a risk. It is still possible to catch and spread COVID-19, even if you are fully vaccinated. Find out how to stay safe and help prevent the spread.

Get a vaccine

Get tested for COVID-19

  • Symptoms
    Find out about the main symptoms of COVID-19 and what to do if you or your child has them.
  • Testing
    Get a test to check if you have COVID-19, find out what testing involves, understand your test result and how to report your result.
  • What to do if you have or might have COVID-19
    Find out what to do if you have tested positive or have symptoms of COVID-19, or have been in close contact with someone with COVID-19
  • Self-care and treatments
    Find out about how to look after yourself at home if you have COVID-19 and treatments for COVID-19.
  • People at higher risk
    Advice for people at higher risk from COVID-19, including older people, people with health conditions and pregnant women.
  • Long-term effects (long COVID)
    Find out about the long-term effects COVID-19 can sometimes have and what help is available.
  • How to avoid catching and spreading COVID-19
    Advice about what to do to reduce your risk of catching and spreading COVID-19.
  • Take part in research
    Find out about health research studies and how you may be able to take part.

For further information go to nhs.uk/coronavirus or gov.uk/coronavirus.