How to Join the Paramedics?

Answer Paramedics respond to emergency situations to determine and administer care for an injured person before transporting that person to a medical facility. The amount of care a paramedic can provide d... Read More »

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What do paramedics do?

In a medical emergency, trained teams of first responders are responsible for providing on-site and in-transit care to patients being transported to a hospital. Paramedics are an important part of ... Read More »

Requirements for EMT Paramedics?

Emergency medical technician (EMT) paramedics have a challenging job that is both mentally and physically exhausting. At the same time, these challenges can be exciting and rewarding. When paramedi... Read More »

How much do EMT paramedics make?

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, emergency medical technician (EMT) paramedics earn a mean annual wage of $31,980, as of May 2008. The lowest 10th percentile makes about $18,880 a ... Read More »

How many paramedics are in Alabama?

The Alabama Department of Industrial Relations reports that, as of 2006, there were 3,010 paramedics/emergency medical technicians in Alabama. The projected number of paramedics for 2016 is 3,810. ... Read More »