Ems Research Paper
Paramedics are emergency medical technicians more commonly known as EMT’s. EMT’s provide emergency treatment for the ill or injured on a scene and during en route to a medical facility. EMT’s are called upon at all hours of the day or night; typically the first medical specialist that a patient will call upon in an emergency. Paramedics are trained to provide lifesaving pre-hospital care in emergency situations. The range of medical services varies according to the level of training and/or certification.
Question #1: What education/training is required for your entry into the career you have chosen? Answer: …show more content…
Question: What parts of the work do you think you will enjoy most? Least? Answer: Since I am a social person I will most enjoy meeting and helping people. My least enjoyable will be seeing people in pain and the long hours I may have to endure to get ahead. The salary is lower than I would like, however, an EMT will help me decide if the medial field is right for me.
Question: What required skills for this career do you think you currently possess? Answer: I have been a certified life guard since I was 15. I have taken the life safety courses, worked as a life guard, and supervisor. I am at least 18 years old, have a high school diploma and valid drivers license which are typically requirements.
Question: Which will you likely have the most trouble with? Answer: An EMT neither waists time nor hurries through delicate work. This may be very challenging depending on the crisis at hand.
In conclusion, although EMT’s work long hours, have rigorous work conditions and require extended training and certification in order to acquire the maximum salary range. The satisfaction knowing that I will be able to help others in a crisis,