Priority OnDemand Names Scott Yates as Vice President of Corporate Development

Priority OnDemand, a leading provider of integrated healthcare solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Yates as Vice President of Corporate Development. Yates will direct the company’s growth strategy, focusing on acquisitions and unique partnership models.  With a broad career spanning various industries, including healthcare, management consulting, and nuclear energy, Yates brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the position.

“We are thrilled to welcome Scott to this new role within the Priority family,” said Bryan Gibson, CEO of Priority OnDemand. “His extensive background within the industry and proven track record of leadership will be invaluable as we continue to expand our footprint nationwide to deliver high-quality patient care across the communities we serve.”

Yates began his professional journey as an officer in the United States Navy, proudly serving in the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program. His service honed his leadership skills, which have been applied across diverse sectors. Yates has held key positions in industry-leading organizations, contributing to their growth and success.

Before joining Priority OnDemand, Yates was the owner of First Call Ambulance, a respected healthcare company providing essential medical transportation services in Tennessee. Under his leadership, the company experienced significant growth, today serving more than 40,000 patients annually. In October 2021, Yates and First Call Ambulance became part of the Priority Ambulance family of companies, demonstrating his dedication to advancing quality patient care and operational excellence. His strategic vision and leadership have been instrumental in driving positive change.

As Vice President of Corporate Development, Yates will lead strategic initiatives to drive growth, forge partnerships, and enhance customer relationships. His insights and expertise will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of Priority OnDemand and advancing its mission of excellence in healthcare solutions.

“I am thrilled to take on this new role at Priority, especially at such an exciting time of growth and opportunity,” said Yates. “I look forward to working closely with the talented team across all operations to enhance our market presence, strengthen partnerships, and drive sustainable growth strategies that support our mission of providing exceptional patient care.”

Yates holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Vanderbilt University, a master’s degree in engineering from Virginia Tech, and a master’s in business administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.