Making your way through EMS career options can be a bit perplexing. With all the questions swirling through your mind as you decide on your personal paramedic career path, it can often feel like one step forward, then one step back. Read this post to move forward.
When people consider working in the field of EMS, many are astonished when they learn about the low rates of EMT pay. As EMS professionals, we need to create a dialogue for what we must do to collectively improve our earning potential.
Negotiating a better EMS salary can be tricky. Use these six tips as tools to answer key questions your boss likely will have upon your request for a raise or extra benefits.
Community paramedicine is a model that allows paramedics and EMTs to work in a public health role that targets underserved populations and those in rural locations where access to healthcare is limited. Each state has their own regulations, but CPs generally partner with primary care physicians and public health organizations.
With more agencies and fire departments hard hit by low volunteer EMS turnout, we asked experts to weigh in on the challenges of volunteer EMS services.
Community outreach will help us generate a positive picture among the general public about EMS professionals.
When discussing the new and growing field of pre-hospital care, aka community paramedicine, there seems to be two very unique paths emergency services are following.
Thoughts of trying to make everyone happy during the holidays while making ends meet and not working oneself to death can cause major holiday stress. I’m certain many of us have this in the back of our minds as the holiday season approaches.
The question is: do services have the right to terminate your relationship with them if they feel you, as the face of the company, have painted them or their services in a negative light on social media?
It's important to remember people react to you based on judgments about your real life and your digital life. What you share on social media networks forms your personal and professional EMS reputation and brand.