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Our five ambitions at EMAS are displayed in column numbered from one to five. Each ambition has a symbol which captures the essence of each ambition.

New EMAS ambitions

To support a review of our EMAS ‘the Big 3: Respond, Develop and Collaborate’ journey so far, early in 2023 we invited views and experiences from staff, volunteers, partners, patients and the public. We engaged widely to explore options and ensure we are heading in the right direction. 

Join Our Big Green Family

Here at EMAS, we are proud to serve the communities and people of the East Midlands. Come Join Our Big Green Family and help us move to outstanding services overall for patients and staff. 

Find out more about our vacancies and how you can join the team.  

Call process for GPs and HCPs

A paramedic in our 999 control room wearing green uniform and headset looking at computer system

The way we manage calls from GPs and other healthcare professionals (HCPs) requesting an ambulance changed on Tuesday 1 October 2019. Find out more.

About EMAS

East Midlands Ambulance Service provides emergency 999 care and telephone clinical assessment services for a population of 4.8 million people.

On average we receive a new 999 call every 40 seconds (1,026,249 emergency and urgent calls received during 2018/2019).

In an emergency call 999. If it's not an emergency but you still need medical help, call telephone number 111.

EMAS is an equal opportunities employer. Each year we publish Modern Slavery Act and Gender Pay Gap statements.