This page is a printable version of: https://www.iow.nhs.uk/our-services/seeing-a-gp/beacon-walk-in-centre/beacon-centre.htm
Date: 03 December 2023
The Beacon Health Centre provides a 7 day a week GP Led Walk In service from 8am to 8pm daily. You do not need to register with us.
The Centre also provides an Out of Hours GP service when your own GP practice is closed.
To avoid a potentially long wait at the Beacon Health Centre, you are advised to firstly phone the non-urgent NHS advice line 111. In an emergency, call 999.
Call 111. To access our Out of Hours Service from 8pm until 8am, every night of the week you should call the 111 telephone number. A Clinical Advisor will assist you towards the safest and most appropriate pathway for your care; for example an Ambulance response or Paramedic attendance, advice from a GP or if you are housebound there is a home visit facility.
As a general rule, here are a few useful hints for knowing when to seek urgent help:
In the case of emergencies or life threatening illnesses or injuries please call 999
Contact your own GP when you:
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