NHS Orkney Structure
NHS Orkney consists of nine Non-Executive members and five Executive members.
The Non-Executive members are lay-people who are invited to sit on the Board. These people generally have other jobs but they receive some remuneration for activities involving their Health Board duties.
The Executive Members are all senior managers and therefore employees of NHS Orkney.
You can contact any member of the Board by writing or telephoning. Contact details are at the bottom of the page.
The overall management of the Board's affairs is conducted through the Chief Executive, Cathie Cowan, supported by the following senior officers, detailed below:
|Director of Finance||Gerry O'Brien|
|Director of Public Health||Dr Louise Wilson|
|Medical Director||Marthinus Roos|
|Director of Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions||Elaine Peace|
|Head of Human Resources Services||Julie Nicol|
Non-Executive Board Members
|David Drever||John Ross Scott NHS Orkney Chair||
|Jeremy Richardson||Rognvald Johnson||Gillian Skuse|
|Councillor Stephen Hagan||Vicky Anderson - Employee Director||Andy Trevett - Area Clinical Forum Chair|
Executive Board Members:
Cathie Cowan -Chief Executive
Gerry O'Brien - Director of Finance / Deputy Chief Executive
|Elaine Peace - Director of Nursing, Midwifery and AHP||
Louise Wilson - Director of Public Health
|Marthinus Roos - Medical Director||
Board Headquarters, Garden House
New Scapa Road
Tel.: 01856 888000
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