Welcome to Barton House Medical Practice

Barton House Medical Practice is located in Beaminster, Dorset. We are open 8 – 6.30pm Monday until Friday. We are an approved GP training and a dispensing practice, with three partners, salaried GP’s who are supported by an excellent nursing team. We provide comprehensive NHS primary care services to help you manage your health and well-being with a wide range of services to our patients. Our practice is part of an integrated community team.

Our aim is to provide a high quality, caring and personal health care service to our whole patient population by:

  • Putting our patients at the centre of what we do
  • Having a highly qualified and trained multi-professional integrated primary Healthcare Team
  • Offering our services in a safe, supportive and suitably equipped environment, using technological advances in healthcare systems for our patient’s benefit.

Links to Useful Services – Please click the link for further information.

Primary Care Network (PCN) PCN’s are a key part of the NHS Long Term Plan, working together with general practices with community, mental health, social care, pharmacy, hospital and voluntary services, to offer a greater provision of proactive, personalised, coordinated and more integrated health and social care to the local population. https://www.jurassiccoastpcn.nhs.uk

Healthier Together – Improving the quality of care for children and young people in Dorset. You’ll find clear information on common childhood illnesses – Healthier Together (what0-18.nhs.uk)

Steps2Wellbeing – (Self-referral support for mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety & stress. From referral to discharge S2W aim to support your journey in a way that suits you or take a look at there self help) Steps 2 Wellbeing – How to Refer Yourself

Outpatient Physiotherapy Service – (Self-referral physiotherapy service is provided by Dorset Health Care) Dorset HealthCare :: Outpatient Physiotherapy Service

LiveWell Dorset – Offers support in many ways so you can choose what works for you on your journey to a happier, healthier you through FREE advice & coaching. * BECOME MORE ACTICE * LOSE WEIGHT * QUIT SMOKING * DRINKING LESS – https://www.livewelldorset.co.uk/

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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.


When you need healthcare advice or help with medicines


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


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


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 — including prescriptions and appointments.



Are you 50 – 64 years old or 18-49 in ‘at risk’ category??
Please contact the surgery to arrange your appointment
The flu vaccine is available to the following people who:
✔️ are 50 and over
✔️ have certain health conditions
✔️ are pregnant
✔️ are in long-stay residential care
✔️ receive a carer’s allowance, or are the main carer for an older or disabled person who may be at risk if you get sick
✔️ live with someone who is more likely to get infections (such as someone who has HIV, has had a transplant or is having certain treatments for cancer, lupus or rheumatoid arthritis)
✔️ frontline health or social care workers
Please call the surgery to arrange your appointment on 01308 861938