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Board of Cornwall Health

Cornwall Health's board is made up of directors from Kernow Health CIC and Devon Doctors Ltd.

Dr Mark McCartney
Dr Mark McCartney

Non-Executive Director
Mark is a GP at Pensilva in South East Cornwall. He was previously a board member of KernowDoc and in 2013 spent 12 months working as a GP in Australia. Mark has interests in urgent care and Cornwall’s community hospitals.

Dr Dean Marshall
Dr Dean Marshall

Executive Director
Dean joined Cornwall Health after 22 years as a GP in Edinburgh. Until recently he also worked for the BMA, leading on the appraisal and revalidation of doctors. He has an interest in clinical governance and works as a medical expert for the GMC and medical defence organisations.

Dr Bruce Hughes
Dr Bruce Hughes

Chair, Cornwall Health
Bruce is a full-time GP in Barnstaple and has been on the Devon Doctors’ board since 1996. He is also medical director of Little Bridge House, a branch of Children’s Hospice South West, and on the board of Devon Local Medical Committee.

Dr Malcolm McKendrick
Dr Malcolm McKendrick

Non-Executive director
GP partner at the Port Isaac Practice

Malcolm has been a GP partner at the Port Isaac Practice for over 14 years. He has been a board member on Kernow Health since its inception, and represents the views of colleagues in North Cornwall. He also sits on the board of the RMS.

Chris Wright
Chris Wright

Non-Executive Director
Chris is chief executive of one of Cornwall Health's two parent companies, Devon Doctors. He has long championed social enterprise as the most efficient and effective means of providing public and community services.