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Kate O'Rourke

Operations Director

Kate is Operations Director for Sensyne Health with responsibility for customer support, IT, training, HR, operations.

Kate has 27 years’ experience in health informatics, in the deployment, project management, support and training of large and small healthcare systems. Kate comes from a strong systems background, with experience in service delivery of large scale EPR systems, from both a supplier and customer perspective.

Kate has formed, built and mentored teams to support and manage healthcare systems, all with a strong base in ISO and ITIL standards, having implemented ISO 9001, 20000, 27001, 13485 and adhering to all regulatory guidelines and clinical safety.

Previous roles have included Resource Management of 400+ employees, whilst working with the National Programme for IT in healthcare (NPfIT); deploying a highly skilled workforce into the appropriate roles within the national programme to strengthen the teams put forward by the NHS, Accenture, BT, Fujitsu, CSC.

In 2016-17 Kate was engaged as a contractor to work for KPMG on the new- build Children’s Hospital in Dublin, where she lead a complex programme of works in Accident and Emergency, across 3 hospitals, merging and updating systems, including downstream systems, all in line with the new GDPR regulations.