Health and Social Care

SWLSTG: Medicines Optimisation (MO) Strategy 2018/2023

Dear All


I have sent out the Stakeholder Survey and would appreciate it if you can raise awareness within your teams.  I have sent this to all Drs, Heads of Nursing, matrons, ward managers and asked for it to go on both insite and the external website and to the mental health interface group members.


The East Merton Social Prescribing Pilot

The Merton NHS Clinical Commissioning Group and Merton Council set out to test a model of Social Prescribing that would connect medical care with local voluntary and community resources. Its aims were to improve patient health and wellbeing and reduce pressures on local GP and A&E services.  The Merton Voluntary Service Council Social Prescribing Coordinator (SPC) delivered the pilot through two GP Practices: Wideway Medical Centre and Tamworth House Medical Centre.

Wilson Health and Wellbeing Campus - Update

When it is happening?

Below are some of the key milestones in a provisional timeline before the campus opens to the public. The timeline is subject to change. It will be kept under review and updated as progress is made in the complex process of design, planning and beginning the build.

What When

  • Development company instructed July 2018
  • Developing detailed site design August – December 2018
  • Planning application submitted January 2019 – March 2019
  • Building work begins November 2019
  • Open to the public December 2021


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