Press Releases

Our plan for south west London (STP)

The whole of the NHS in south west London has been working together and with local councils to develop a ‘sustainability and transformation  plan’ (STP)  that will: use our money and  staff differently to build services around the needs of patients invest in more and better services in local communities … Read more »

Response to media coverage about the south west London STP

A spokesperson for the NHS in south west London said: “There are no proposals to close any hospital in south west London. We are suggesting our hospitals will need to work differently, with more clinical networking and possibly one less hospital providing acute services such as A&E, obstetrics and specialist … Read more »

Update on development of our STP

The NHS in south west London is working with local authorities on a long term plan for local services. All NHS regions across the country are required to do this. The five-year plan is called the ‘sustainability and transformation plan’ (STP). Our draft plan is still being finalised and we will share the … Read more »

SWL Primary Care Joint Committee Meeting – Thursday 12th November 2015

Name of Meeting: South West London Primary Care Joint Committee Meeting Date & Time: Thursday 12th November 2015, 17:00pm – 19:00pm Venue: Big Hall, Drake House, 44 St Georges Road, Wimbledon, London SW19 4ED Contact Information:  Gurvinder.chana@swlondon.nhs.uk /020 3668 3464  If you would like to put forward any questions to the committee please send … Read more »

SWL Primary Care Co-commissioning Joint Committee – 3rd September 2015

Name of Meeting: SWL Primary Care Co-commissioning Joint Committee Date & Time: Thursday 3rd September 2015 at 3:00PM Venue: Richard Mayo Centre, Kingston Reformed Church, Eden Street, Kingston Upon Thames, KT1 1HZ (7 minute walk from Kingston Station also accessible by bus on the following routes 458, 459, 514, 515) … Read more »

SWL Primary Care Co-commissioning Joint Committee – 9th July 2015

Name of Meeting: SWL Primary Care Co-commissioning Joint Committee Date & Time: Thursday 9th July 2015 at 3:00PM Venue: Room 6.2 & 6.3, 120 The Broadway, Wimbledon, SW19 1RH Contact Information: cliveallanso@nhs.net  / 0203 458 5726 If you would like to put forward any questions to the committee please send … Read more »

Local NHS calls for debate on future services

Local clinical commissioning groups and provider Trusts in south west London have today jointly published an Issues Paper, setting out the challenges faced by the local health service, some of the emerging ideas to tackle them and some questions for local people to respond to. The paper is published for … Read more »

Primary Care Co-Commissioning

From 1st April 2015, the six South West London Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs), with NHS England (a central organisation), will take on the responsibility of commissioning Primary Care services together, as part of a Primary Care joint co-commissioning arrangement. Towards the end of 2014, the six CCGs in South West … Read more »

New interim Programme Director appointed

Kay McCulloch has been appointed as the interim Programme Director for South West London Collaborative Commissioning (SWLCC).Kay will be seconded from her role as a director in PwC’s health team and specialises in large scale change programmes in the health sector. In recent years, she has led the delivery of … Read more »

South West London Urgent & Emergency Care Peer Review Visit – Report

A key element of the South West London 5 Year Strategic Plan is that urgent and emergency care (UEC) services across south west London work towards meeting our own minimum standards of quality by the end of 2016/17, to ensure that patients across south west London receive the same high … Read more »