Mark is the CEO of Kingsbridge private hospital, Belfast but has for the last year also been acting CEO of Smartcaredoc Int, an online doctor consultation platform. Mark has responsibility to ensure that the smartcaredoc business reaches its full potential in markets outside the USA. He manages an experienced team from his Belfast, base and has set a team focus on emerging as the market leader of online consultations in the UK within the next 24 months.
He has a vision of a day, in the not too distant future, where an entire Community GP practice of 2000+ patients will all stream vital sign data 24/7/365 from wearable devices to the doctors’ hub. In doing so they will see trends that cause concern and be able to proactively, provide early intervention and treatment; “Technologically Enabled Preventative Medicine”. The starting point for the that vision is on line consultations.
Mark has diverse and extensive experience in various aspects of healthcare including, management, training, regulation, insurance and also clinically in Radiology. Mark is also a part time lecturer at the Ulster University and sits on the board of the NOW Group, a social enterprise charity that supports young people with learning difficulties into employment and fulfilling their potential.