How a Bus is Offering Healthcare to the Neighborhood

A single-decker bus from Roadshow Promotions, a specialist car promotions firm, which has been supporting residents of Richmond and Wandsworth get entry to healthcare on their doorstep has had its long-running tour prolonged till December 2023.

Transformed specifically for Richmond and Wandsworth Council, and manned by healthcare professionals, the touring bus is a handy and fast means for residents to get well being recommendation. With a resident pharmacist, in addition to group and wellbeing professionals plus loads of sources for recommendation and self-referrals, it has been a well-liked useful resource for the group.

From minor illnesses and flu vaccinations to stopping smoking and psychological well being recommendation, the cellular single decker bus helps communities achieve easy accessibility to healthcare. Initially commissioned as a COVID vaccination centre, the bus is now bringing much more profit to the group with a spread of prolonged well being providers.

Uroosa Binepal, Neighborhood Well being and Wellbeing Officer (apprentice), who’s on board every day says “My colleagues selected a bus as a result of it gave us the pliability to go to completely different areas of our two boroughs in Richmond and Wandsworth. From housing estates to superstore automobile parks, it has been invaluable in offering well being care providers to our group.”

“Being seen and accessible signifies that the group can see us and pop in when it’s handy for them, whether or not they’re passing or out doing the buying.”

The RSP06 single decker has been pre-converted to undertake medical well being excursions. It has a session / therapy room, hospitality / kitchen space, wifi community, AV gear, inner audio system, workers seating space and built-in worktops for promotional materials.

Natasha Greenley, Director of Roadshow Promotions mentioned “We’re delighted that the well being bus is offering such a worthwhile service to communities. The pliability and mobility of the bus means the staff at Richmond and Wandsworth Council can react to the wants of their residents’ wellbeing; serving to them present more healthy communities.”