The Health and Wellbeing Board
The board works to improve the health and wellbeing of people who live in and visit Westminster.
Published: 16 December 2020
Last updated: 25 January 2021
The board works to improve the health and wellbeing of people who live in and visit Westminster by delivering the four main priorities of the Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy 2017-2022:
- Support for children, young people and their families, addressing their mental and physical wellbeing.
- Helping people to prevent the onset of long-term health conditions such as dementia and heart disease.
- Improving mental health services through prevention and self-management.
- Improving the way we work to offer better health and social care.
- delivering projects which integrate the Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy 2017-2022 priorities
- implementing the actions laid out in the North West London Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP)
- assessing the health and wellbeing needs of the local population and producing Joint Strategic Needs Assessments (JSNA)
- working in partnerships to ensure that plans to commission services are joined-up across different organisations
- carrying out Pharmaceutical Needs Assessments to guide the provision of high quality pharmaceutical services
Membership of the Board
The Health and Wellbeing Board is made up of a range of professionals from Westminster City Council and our local health partners. These include our local NHS Provider organisations, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust, and Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust.
Members of the board
Councillor Tim Mitchell (Chairman)
Dr Naomi Katz
Detective Inspector Iain Keating
Dr Neville Purssell
Health and Wellbeing Board meetings are held regularly and are open to public attendance.
Read previous board papers and discover dates of of future meetings.