Beacon Medical Group La Porte patients experiencing symptoms of Coronavirus including – but not limited to – a fever, cough, shortness of breath, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat or other respiratory symptoms, new loss of taste or smell, may call 219.324.1700 to schedule an appointment. If you are having problems breathing or your symptoms are life-threatening, call 911 immediately.
Beginning November 16, 2020, drive-through COVID-19 tests will no longer be offered at Beacon Medical Group La Porte. COVID-19 tests are available at the La Porte Civic Auditorium, 1001 Ridge Street, Monday through Friday from 8 am to 8 pm. Register here or by phone at 888.634.1116. Learn more here.
Pre-surgical COVID-19 screenings moving to Franciscan Beacon Hospital
Beginning November 16, 2020, pre-surgical patients will complete COVID-19 screenings at Franciscan Beacon Hospital. Beacon Medical Group La Porte will no longer offer this service.
Pre-surgical patients may enter through the Franciscan Beacon Hospital Emergency Department and MUST have a driver’s license, insurance card and physician order in hand. Pre-surgical patients may walk in for testing Monday through Friday from 8 to 11 a.m.
Beacon Medical Group La Porte is La Porte's premier multispecialty practice, offering a broad range of services and more than 15 medical specialties including cardiology, family medicine, gastroenterology, internal medicine, nephrology, neurology, occupational health, orthopedics, pain management, podiatry, psychiatry, pulmonology, rheumatology and urology.
For your convenience, laboratory, radiology, orthotics, CT scanning, ambulatory surgery center and cardiovascular testing lab services are available on-site.
In the event that you are admitted to Memorial Hospital, some of our physicians utilize the services of hospitalists to ensure you receive the highest quality care while hospitalized. Hospitalists are physicians who are board-certified in internal medicine or family medicine and who oversee the care of hospitalized patients. Learn more about the Memorial Hospital adult hospitalists or the Memorial Hospital pediatric hospitalists and intensivists. Your physician will be happy to answer any questions you may have about this service.