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EMT -- Paramedic (including Critical Care) Emergency Services Healthcare
 
Description    
Administers first aid treatment and life support care to sick and injured persons. Assesses the nature and extent of an illness or injury to establish and prioritize medical procedures. Observes, records, and reports a patientÂ’s condition and reaction to drug treatment. Communicates with treatment center staff to arrange reception of victims and to get instructions for further treatment. Coordinates with treatment center staff to obtain victims vital statistics and medical history. Drives a mobile intensive care unit to specified locations, following instructions from and emergency medical dispatcher. Maintains medical and communication equipment. Immobilizes patient for placement on stretcher. Depending on the level of training (basic, intermediate, or paramedic), EMTs have increasingly advanced responsibilities.
     
Annual Pay Education Needed Where to Get Education
$20,000-$40,000 and up Completion of accredited program required to be eligible for State certification Alamance CC (Cert), Davidson CC (AAS, Cert), GTCC (AAS), Randolph CC (Cert), Rockingham CC (Cert, AAS), Surry CC (Cert), WFU (ACLS, PALS & NRP Certs)
     
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EMT -- Paramedic (including Critical Care)

               
       
       
       
       
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Nurse Anesthetist Job Family: Nursing Cluster: Healthcare
Nurse Practitioner Job Family: Nursing Cluster: Healthcare
Clinical Nurse Specialist Job Family: Nursing Cluster: Healthcare
Certified Nurse Midwife Job Family: Nursing Cluster: Healthcare
Registered Nurse Job Family: Nursing Cluster: Healthcare
Public Health Nurse Job Family: Nursing Cluster: Healthcare
Licensed Practical Nurse Job Family: Nursing Cluster: Healthcare
Certified Nursing Assistant Job Family: Nursing Cluster: Healthcare
Health Unit coordinator Job Family: Nursing Cluster: Healthcare
Physical Therapist Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Audiologist Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Speech/Language Pathologist Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Occupational Therapist Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Creative Arts and Horticultural Therapist Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Activity director Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Certified Athletic Trainer Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Physical Therapist Assistant Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Occupational Therapist Assistant Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Respiratory Care Practitioner/ Sleep lab specialist Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Recreational Therapist Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Rehab technician Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Rehab program coordinator/counselor Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare
Speech/Language Pathology Assistant Job Family: Therapy Cluster: Healthcare

 

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Salary Range: $42,000-$77,000
Education offered at: UNCG-JSNN (MSN, Cert), WSSU (MSN)
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