In Richmond, relevant community health services are commissioned by the Richmond Clinical Commissioning Group and are provided by Hounslow and Richmond Community Health Trust. These services include community paediatrics, community children’s nursing, speech and language therapy, occupational therapy and physiotherapy.
Some health services are provided by external providers, for example, wheelchair services and special seating services which are provided by Queen Mary’s at Roehampton through a national NHS England contract. In Richmond, orthotics is also provided by Queen Mary’s.
Other relevant healthcare providers are acute trusts such as Kingston Hospital, St George’s Healthcare, West Middlesex Hospital, Guys and St Thomas’ and Great Ormond Street. South West London and St Georges Mental Health Trust provides support for Kingston and Richmond residents.
How you access health services depends on which GP (doctor) you are registered with and which borough or health authority the GP comes under.