Bernard McCartan re-appointed as Chairperson of Council


(Updated December 2020: Dr. Bernard McCartan served as Chairperson from 2016 until 2020)

Dr Bernard McCartan has been re-appointed as the Chairperson of the Health and Social Care Professionals Council. The appointment was effective from 17 August 2019 and Dr McCartan will serve a three-year term.

Commenting on his re-appointment, Dr McCartan said, “I am honoured to have been chosen by Minister Harris to continue to lead CORU during this pivotal time in its development. My priority will be ensuring CORU continues to protect the public and that we work towards rolling out regulation for all designated professions.”

CEO and Registrar at CORU Ginny Hanrahan praised Dr McCartan saying, “CORU has benefited greatly from Bernard’s considerable experience and integrity. His commitment to public protection drives the work of CORU forward and I look forward to our work together over the coming years.”