Vernova Healthcare was established in 2007 as one of the first Community Interest Company healthcare providers.
Dr Paddy Kearns and Justin Johnson
Paddy is a GP in Knutsford and has been chair of Vernova since 2013. He represents General Practice on the Cheshire East Partnership Board and sits on the NHS England GP Forward View committee for Cheshire & Merseyside.
Justin has spent most of his career working with General Practice, both operationally and strategically. His former roles include GP practice manager in the west of Newcastle and Head of Primary Care for North Tyneside. He moved from the North East in 2005 to work with the Eastern Cheshire GPs to establish and develop Vernova.