Coastal Medical Transportation Systems Appoints Steve Rose as Executive Vice President of Business Development


Rose Brings Decades of Healthcare Sales Experience to the Role

Hyannis, MA – October 16, 2023 Coastal Medical Transportation Systems (CMTS), a privately owned and operated medical transportation company dedicated to providing the highest quality of care with compassion, dignity, and respect for customers and their patients, today announced that Steve Rose has been appointed executive vice president of business development. In the role, he will report directly to CMTS founder and CEO Alexandre Theoharidis. He previously served as the vice president of strategic partnerships at the organization.

Steve brings to the role over two decades of healthcare experience as both a clinical and sales manager. Most recently, he worked for a global medical device company where his product expertise, business acumen, and experience engaging C-suite executives made him one of the company’s most successful managers. He earned a BS in Business Management from Indiana Wesleyan University.

“As a seasoned healthcare executive with a strong background in business development, Steve has been a wonderful and respected addition to the Coast Medical Transportation Systems’ executive team,” said Alexandre Theoharidis, CEO of Coastal Medical Transportation Systems. “The company is on an aggressive growth trajectory across the region, and we look forward to further leveraging his extensive sales experience to execute against our roadmap for the year ahead.”

In his new role as executive vice president of business development, Steve will be tasked with driving the commercial success of the organization by supporting the development and implementation of data-driven practices designed to promote meaningful revenue and retention. In addition to overseeing the build-out of the company’s customer relationship management system, he also leads an ongoing, collaborative effort to align internal teams with current and prospective partners.

About Coastal Medical Transportation Systems
Founded in 2013, Coastal Medical Transportation Systems LLC (CMTS) is a 24/7 Emergency & non-emergency transportation service serving healthcare institutions and patients across New England. The company offers a variety of services from mobile COVID-19 testing and vaccination, Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Life Support (ALS), 911 emergency ambulance services and mobile healthcare as well as wheelchair and walk-on transportation to and from their desired destination or event, for both medical and non-medical appointments. Our team delivers clinically superior care and utilizes the latest emergency medical services (EMS) technology.

In 2022 CMTS announced the acquisition of Transformative Healthcare’s Massachusetts medical transportation arm, comprised of Fallon Ambulance Service and LifeLine Ambulance Service. This deal made CMTS one of the largest ambulance networks in the state by both geographic reach and number of patients served. Learn more:

Jessy Green