Helen Scott-South

CEO Helen Scott South

Chief Executive

Helen was appointed Chief Executive at Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in March 2016. Helen joined the Trust with 40 years of NHS experience, having spent almost five years working at Derby Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust as Chief Operating Officer and then latterly as Interim Chief Executive.  Prior to that, Helen had held the role of Director of Operations at Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust and also served as a Board Director within three other large hospitals. She has extensive experience in change management within teaching, non-teaching and community hospital settings.


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