Michael Bell

Michael was TUPE’d across to Connect as a Senior Physiotherapist when the Merton contract was mobilised. He worked in Merton for 3 years as a Senior Physio and Deputy Team Lead and helped to establish the student programme utilised across

Michael was TUPE’d across to Connect as a Senior Physiotherapist when the Merton contract was mobilised. He worked in Merton for 3 years as a Senior Physio and Deputy Team Lead and helped to establish the student programme utilised across Connect in London, linking in with universities and overseeing provision across contracts. Michael helped set up the patient engagement meetings piloted in Merton and he also worked in occupational health during his last 2 years in the Merton service; working in GTR (Govia Thameslink Railway) and Unilever.
He became a Team Lead within the new Croydon service when Connect won the contract, supporting and working with the transition team. Michael’s main role is supervising staff members clinically and non-clinically within the contract. His main interests in physiotherapy are rheumatology, specifically hypermobility, and strength and conditioning training