First Responders

Job Description

Paramedics work alongside EMT's to respond to 911 calls, assess condition of patient and determine course of treatment, transfer patient to emergency health care facility, and to create a patient care report.

Job Facts

Education Requirements

Paramedics are not required to have a college degree, just a Post-Secondary Non-Degree Certificate.

Job Outlook

The job outlook for Paramedics is a 23% Increase from 2014-2018.

Earning Potential

Paramedics on average earn $31,020 anually.

Related Occupations

Jobs related to Paramedics are EMT's and Nurses.