Position: Manager, Ellern Mede Derby
Andy Ambler, Hospital Manager for our newest site, Ellern Mede Derby, is a mental health nurse and independent non-medical prescriber with over 20 years experience working in a wide variety of healthcare services including inpatient mental health services, community learning disability services, acute NHS trusts, substance misuse services and psychiatric intensive care units. Andy has spent much of his career working with younger adults with psychosis, substance misuse and personality disorders.
After completing a BSc (Hons) degree in Nursing Science (Mental Health) with the University of Nottingham, Andy went on to also complete an MSc in Health & Social Care specialising in Mental Health Recovery & Social Inclusion. Andy has a passion for patient engagement and coproduction.
Andy said “Ellern Mede is a fantastic organisation, driven by core values that inspire hope. I’m excited to join the organisation as we grow and expand the vital service we offer to more young people in and around the Midlands region meaning they can access the treatment they need closer to home”