Main surgery – Skegness

01754 897000

Patient Information

Here you can find out how to register at our practice and read other important information for patients.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

Complaints and compliments

We take complaints very seriously. If you would like to make a complaint regarding the surgery or the services we offer, please contact the Complaints Team by telephone or, if ... [continue] Complaints and compliments

Data protection

Beacon Medical Practice maintains computer and paper-based files that make up your personal and confidential medical record. Your Doctor is responsible for their accuracy and safe-keeping. Please help to keep ... [continue] Data protection

How does my GP share my Information with other Health services?

How does my GP share my information with other health services I’m using? Staff at your GP practice may use your information to help them to deliver more effective treatment to ... [continue] How does my GP share my Information with other Health services?

How GP Practices use your information

Your healthcare history GPs and practice nurses collect and hold information that includes information about you, your health and the treatment and advice the doctor or nurse provide. Sometimes they ... [continue] How GP Practices use your information

How to register

Beacon Medical Practice are currently accepting new patients at all three of our Surgeries. New Patient Registration Procedure To register as a patient at Beacon Medical Practice, you must ensure ... [continue] How to register

Named GP

As part of a new contractual requirements, all patients including children, registered at a GP practice are allocated a named accountable GP. The named accountable GP is responsible for the ... [continue] Named GP

Other policies

Freedom of Information Act The Freedom of Information Act 2000 recognises that members of the public have the right to know how public services are organised and run, how much ... [continue] Other policies

Patient behaviour

We expect our staff to treat patients with courtesy and respect, and in return, we expect our patients afford the same treatment to staff members. The vast majority of our ... [continue] Patient behaviour

Patient confidentiality

All our staff are bound by a strict confidentiality policy and receive a very high standard of Information Governance training before commencing work at Beacon Medical Practice. All patients’ records ... [continue] Patient confidentiality

Patient rights and responsibilities

We aim to treat our patients courteously at all times and expect our patients to treat our staff in a similarly respectful way. It is your responsibility to keep your ... [continue] Patient rights and responsibilities

Practice area

Our Practice area covers approximately a 10 mile radius centred on Skegness, including of course Skegness, Ingoldmells, Chapel St Leonards and surrounding villages at the east coast of Lincolnshire.

Updating your details

If you change name, address or telephone number, please let our receptionists know by calling or writing to us. Alternatively you can complete the online form. If you move outside the ... [continue] Updating your details

Using this website

The medical information on this website, and on any sites linked to from this website, gives general advice only and SHOULD NOT be used as a substitute for the personal ... [continue] Using this website

Your rights

When your doctor collects and keeps your information, they follow the principles and values set out in the NHS Constitution and they only use it for your benefit. Can I ... [continue] Your rights

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