NHS England South West Contact Details

NHS England and NHS Improvement have been undertaking a reorganisation with an operating model across seven regional teams. The South West region encompasses Dorset along with Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Somerset, Bath Swindon and Wiltshire, Bristol North Somerset and South Gloucestershire, and Gloucestershire.

Primary care commissioning for Dorset has therefore transitioned to the South West team.

Your new points of contact for primary care commissioning and contracting for pharmacy in the South West region are as follows:

Head of Primary Care:
Laila Pennington –
Tel. 07730 375278
Pharmacy and Optometry Lead:
Jenny Collins – jenny.collins1@nhs.net
Tel. 07979 308749
Pharmacy inbox (all enquires):
england.pharmacysouthwest@nhs.net or england.bgsw-pharmacy@nhs.net 
Tel. 07900 713005

You will be aware that medical (GP) commissioning is led by Dorset CCG under delegated commissioning arrangements, and the CCG are the point of contact for all medical commissioning.

The NHS England Wessex team would like to take this opportunity of thanking you for your input and co-operation over the last few years, and the South West team look forward to working with you soon.