Contacts in Wessex

Make the most of  people, services and organisations that can help you; they are just an email or a telephone call away.

Wessex School of General Practice

The Wessex School of General Practice. Contacts for the General Practice and Primary Care Team are here.

TVW Dental Directorate

The Thames Valley and Wessex Dental Directorate works across Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes, Oxfordshire, and Hampshire and the Isle of Wight to deliver high quality evidence-informed dental education and training for all dental care professionals.

Book training courses on their maxcourse booking system.

Primary Care Training Hubs

Read about Primary Care Training Hubs across Wessex.

Clinical Commissioning Groups

Responsible for around 60% of the total NHS budget, Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) took control in April 2013 as part of the reforms introduced by the Health and Social Care Act 2012 . They commission the majority of health services, including emergency care, elective hospital care, maternity services, and community and mental health services.

CCGs in Wessex (November 2020) are:

Local Medical Committees

Local Medical Committees (LMCs) are the professional organisation representing individual GPs and GP Practices as a whole. Find out about the WessexLMCs and training opportunities for general practice staff across the region.

Wessex GP Educational Trust (WGPET)

The Wessex GP Educational Trust (WGPET) is a charity formed in 1990 to provide funding for educational events run by GP Tutors. It funds a wide range of events provided by local GP educators and small groups throughout the area covered by HEE Wessex. Please Note: the charity will be closing on 31st March 2021.

Wessex Professional Support and Wellbeing Unit

The Wessex Professional Support and Wellbeing Unit (PSW) offers support to any trainee who finds that they are struggling (for whatever reason), despite local support; in order for them to make progress in their training.

NHS South East Leadership Academy

Kent Surrey and Sussex and Thames Valley and Wessex Leadership Academies came together on 1st April 2020, forming the  NHS South East Leadership Academy. The Academy is part of the wider national Leadership and Lifelong Learning function (NHS Leadership Academy) within the NHS England and Improvement People Directorate.

Don’t forget your local NHS library – use the Health Library and Information Services Directory to find your nearest NHS library.