EAST Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS) have appointed Phil Milligan as their new Chief Executive.
Phil, 53, has been director of performance and provider development at NHS West Midlands for the last year and will join the trust on December 1.
He has previously been a director at several acute hospitals in the UK since joining the NHS in 1977.
He said: “I’m really excited about taking up this role and helping EMAS attain the high levels of performance and standards of clinical care that people deserve.
“EMAS has over 3,200 staff who are committed to providing the very best care.
“By enabling them to use and build upon their strengths and experience in the delivery or support of frontline services, I know we can make EMAS one of the best ambulance services in the country.”