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Annual Study Morning 2018

We are delighted to announce that our Annual GP Study Morning 2018 will be taking place on Saturday January 27th. This will be taking place in The Pavilion, Leopardstown Racecourse, Dublin 18. The presentations will focus on Cancer and on Cardiology.

Further information and Agenda to follow in the coming days.

To reserve your place please email niamh.harding@beaconhospital.ie 

Speakers include:

Festive Season Direct Admission Service

On the days the Emergency Department will be closed we are providing a direct admission service for existing patients of the hospital. All queries from GPs can be addressed by calling

01 293 7535

If you call during this time please ensure you have the following information on your patient:

• Name

• Address

• Date of Birth

• Clinical details and presenting complaints

• Patient’s condition at time of phone call

GP Study Morning, Sat 25th Nov 2017

We are delighted to announce that our next GP Study Morning will be held on Saturday 25th November in The Radisson Blu, St Helen’s Hotel, Stillorgan, Co Dublin.

Registration will commmence from 8.45am.

To download a copy of the Invite/Agenda CLICK HERE

To reserve your place please contact niamh.harding@beaconhospital.ie or by telephone on 01 650 4603

Recognised for 0.5GMS study leave sessions and 4 CPD Points.

REGISTER HERE

Fertility & Women’s Health GP Study Morning – Sat 14th October 2017

We are delighted to announce our next GP Study Morning will be in conjunction with Beacon Care Fertility and will be taking place on Saturday, October 14th 2017 in Leopardstown Racecourse.

The topics covered will be Fertility and Women’s Health. Speakers will be from Beacon Hospital and Beacon Care Fertility.

To download a copy of the Agenda CLICK HERE

To reserve your place or for further information please phone Beacon Care Fertility on 01 293 5154 or email info@beaconcarefertility.ie

Please note that this event has been recognised for 5CPD Credits and 0.5GMS Study Leave.

Connect with Beacon Hospital on Healthlink

Healthlink allows GP’s to receive reports and results in the most time efficient manner possible.

If you have a Healthlink account and are not currently connected to Beacon Hospital please see below instructions on how to do this:

Please contact Healthlink and request that they activate your link to Beacon Hospital. This will allow you to receive your patient results quickly and efficiently from your own surgery. You can contact Healthlink by telephone on 01 828 7115 or by emailing info@healthlink.ie or support@healthlink.ie and they will be able to activate you in a matter of seconds.

Should you require any further assistance or have any questions please contact your Beacon Hospital GP Liaison who will be more than happy to advise you on how connecting with us on Healthlink will benefit your practice.

New Paediatric OPD Now Open!

We are delighted to announce the opening of Beacon for Kids, our new Paediatric Out Patients Department (OPD). *GP Referral Essential. Beacon for Kids is home to a team of expert Paediatric Consultants and covers the following: Paediatricians, ENT, Endocrinologists, Orthopaedics, Gastroenterologists, Urology & General Surgery and Paediatric Respiratory & Sleep Medicine.

For further information on our Paediatric service please CLICK HERE

For further details on Beacon for Kids OPD CLICK HERE

*GP Referral is essential for all Paediatric Appointments. Please note that our Emergency Department does not treat minors and will not see children under the age of 16 years.

Beacon Hospital Study Evening May 2017

We are delighted to announce that our next GP Educational Evening will be taking place on Wednesday, May 17th, in Beacon Hospital. Registration will commence at 6.45pm with talks beginning at 7pm.

Dinner will be provided.

CLICK HERE for a copy of the Agenda & Talk Titles.

As always, places are free of charge but are limited so please do register in advance in order to avoid disappointment. Email niamh.harding@beaconhospital.ie or call 01 650 4603 to reserve your place.

Please note that this event has been recognised for 2.5CPD Credits and 0.5GMS Study Leave.

BEACON HOSPITAL AND CAPPAGH HOSPITAL ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP WITH FAI

THE MEDICAL CARE PATHWAY FOR ALL FAI SENIOR AND UNDERAGE INTERNATIONAL PLAYERS WILL BE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH BEACON HOSPITAL AND CAPPAGH HOSPITAL. 

Beacon Hospital and Cappagh Hospital have today announced a partnership with the FAI with regard to establishing a medical care pathway for the FAI senior international and all underage international team players.

This ensures that all FAI international players, at all levels, will have access to sports medicine, orthopaedic surgery and radiology expertise of the highest levels. The medical care protocol ensures speedy assess to these specialities, allowing for earlier diagnosis and treatment, including surgical intervention if deemed necessary.

In addition there will be access to the full range of services available at Beacon Hospital, including; cardiology, respiratory, ENT and many other medical/surgical sub-specialities.

Speaking at the announcement, Head of Orthopaedic Surgery at Beacon Hospital, Mr. Maurice Neligan said: “For many sports people injury is a huge concern and can seriously impact on their career. At Beacon Hospital we will provide a comprehensive range of sports medicine and orthopaedic surgery, as well as physiotherapy and pain relief services with particular focus on hip, knee, wrist, foot and ankle. Our aim is to work closely with the FAI and their Medical Director to ensure access to expertise in all the relevant specialities, in as timely a manner as possible.”

Adding to this John Delaney, CEO of the FAI said: “I am delighted to welcome the FAI’s partnership with Beacon Hospital and Cappagh Hospital, which is an integral part of the player welfare pathway.

“As a result of this partnership our International players will have access to the best medical expertise available.”