STRUCTURE: The specialist trust has been chosen by commissioners to provide community eye services working out of its Queen Mary’s Roehampton and Teddington Memorial Hospital.
Minutes from the South West London cluster board said: “Following the selection of Moorfields as the new community ophthalmology service provider operating from Teddington and Queen Mary’s Roehampton, the trust is working with both St Georges and Hounslow and Richmond Community Health in the respective hospitals to ensure rapid and smooth mobilisation of the new services.
“The new clinics at Queen Mary’s Roehampton have gone live and will be followed shortly by those at Teddington Hospital from late March to April 2011.”
The cluster consists of Wandsworth, Richmond, Kingston, Sutton & Merton and Croydon PCTs.
PCT minutes (see attached, right)