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 Welcome to The Beacon Health Group

The Partnership of Drs McAllister, Plate, Hunt, Brock, Dollery & Mrs L Hunt

The Beacon Health Group Partnership operates over three sites. The main site (Danbury Medical Centre) is based in Danbury. We have two branch sites, Mountbatten House Surgery (based in North Springfield) and Moulsham Lodge Surgery (based in central Chelmsford). Across all sites we have 17 GPs, 3 Emergency Paramedic, 2 Clinical Pharmacist, 2 Nurse Practitioners, 9 Practice Nurses and 3 Health Care Assistants providing appointments. Danbury Medical Centre has always been an accredited GP training practice and now we are pleased to receive the endorsement for us to extend this facility over to our Springfield site too. The partnership have applied to gain trainer endorsement for their third practice based at Moulsham Lodge.

The Beacon Health Group is now able to offer our patients a wider variety of services ranging from chronic disease clinics to minor surgery services (performed within the new purpose built Minor Surgery Suite based at Danbury). We also provide Friday extended morning appointments between 7.00am-8.00am, Monday and Wednesday evening appointments between 6.30pm-8.00pm provided by GPs and Nurses.

Patients now have the flexibility to choose the location they wish to visit and the appointment time they wish to attend. Patients will also have a greater choice of clinician operating from both sites. With our patients at the forefront of every decision made, the Beacon Health Group offers further value to the health of our existing patients an also that of new patients coming to the area.


Dr Nigel Hunt, GP Partner

It is with much sadness that Dr Hunt wishes to announce his resignation from the Beacon Health Group Partnership with effect from 31st July 2019.  Dr Hunt will continue to work within NHS primary care as a GP.

Mrs Lindsey Hunt, Business Partner

With effect from 31st July 2019, Mrs Lindsey Hunt has chosen to resign from the Beacon Health Group Partnership.  Mrs Hunt will continue to work within NHS Primary care.


New Appointment System

Following recent feedback from our patients we are implementing a new appointment system as of 29th July 2019.

BOOKING A ROUTINE APPOINTMENT

If you require a routine GP or Nurse appointment, please telephone the practice after 8.00 am daily.  Pre-bookable ROUTINE appointments will now be released no more than two days or one week ahead.

ON THE DAY EMERGENCY

All patients requiring an EMERGENCY appointment for the same day will be booked into our telephone triage list. This list will be overseen by 3 Emergency Care Practitioners.

After receiving a call back to assess your EMERGENCY from one of our highly trained clinicians you will be booked into the next appropriate available appointment at any of our three sites. This may well be on the same day should your condition be deemed an emergency by our clinical team.


Our Flu Clinics are now available to book

Danbury Medical Centre, Mountbatten House Surgery and Moulsham Lodge Surgery

  • Saturday 14th September 2019    8.00-2.00

  • Saturday 21st September 2019    8.00-12.00

Please speak to reception to book or call 01245 221777 / 01245 353182


Practice Shut Down - Future Dates

All practices in Mid-Essex will be closed from 12.30 on the dates below.

Mid-Essex CCG will be providing out of hours care for our patients from 12:30 until 18:30 and our telephones will be diverted to the care provider during this time.

  • Wednesday 11th September 2019
  • Thursday 10th October 2019
  • Tuesday 12th November 2019
  • Wednesday 11th December 2019

Bank Holidays 2019

  • Monday 26th August 2019
  • Wednesday 25th December 2019
  • Thursday 26th December 2019


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