GP Delegate - East Mendip Commissioning Locality
Dr Helen Kingston is senior partner at Frome Medical Practice in East Mendip. She has worked in Somerset and Wiltshire for 23 years in both general practice at scale and in a smaller scale setting.
Helen has a passion for the development of patient centred care and recognises the value of continuity and relationships in supporting health, especially in long term conditions.
She has been heavily involved in setting up the Frome model of enhanced primary care and continues to work as its advocate.
Helen has served as a Dorothy House hospice trustee until last year and continues to work towards greater support for patients with long term illness and palliative care, and for their carers, within the care co-ordination hub at Frome Medical Practice.