Appointment to the Health and Social Care Professionals Council (CORU)

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris T.D., has appointed the following person as a member of the Health and Social Care Professionals Council (CORU).
This appointment is from 30 August 2017 to 20 March 2021.

 Ms Anne Horgan

 Ms Horgan leads and manages day-to-day physiotherapy service within the Health & Social Care Directorate (HSCD) of Mater Misericordiae University Hospital (MMUH), ensuring provision of a high quality physiotherapy service.

Her role also supports the chairperson of Health and Social Care Directorate & Head of Transformation regarding the hospital’s change agenda and relevant project management. She has been working in the acute hospital setting since 1992. Nominated as Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists (ISCP) physiotherapy representative for the National Clinical Programme in Surgery (acute surgery) in 2013.

Ms Horgan served as a previous Board member of the ISCP in 1995-1996 and 2010-2012. Past professional appointments have included; Project Manager, Quality Management Information System, MMUH, Dublin (June 2011-May 2012); Integrated Care Pathway Facilitator, MMUH, Dublin (June 2005-May 2006); Senior Physiotherapist, National Acute Spinal Injuries Unit, MMUH, Dublin.

She is currently serving as chairperson of the Physiotherapists Registration Board (PRB), to which she was appointed by the Minister on 20 May 2014.