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    Bucks County PA Summer Job Opportunities?

    Hey guys! I have a friend who's considering getting his EMT-B certification next semester, but he's only going to try to do it based off of possible job opportunities in his home town. Unfortunately m not familiar with that area at all. Is anyone aware of with ANY job opportunities near that...
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    Can EMTs administer medications while not on shift?

    How about this: If anyone is in anaphylaxis Ill call an ambulance! :D This seems like the best approach. Thanks for all the responses guys!
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    Can EMTs administer medications while not on shift?

    Got it. So in order to actually practice medicine you have to be working with an agency?
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    Can EMTs administer medications while not on shift?

    Im a relatively new EMT now working in PA on a BLS 911 ambulance at my university. A few weeks ago my friend found an .3mg EpiPen at his fraternity after a party and tried to find the person who had lost it. After finding no success, he gave it to me and I tried to find the rightful owner. At...
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    NYS EMT certification results?

    Nope. He requested it a little while ago and he has get to receive his card. He did however contact the DOH and they told he passed, so he was able to apply for a job or something along those lines...
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    NYS EMT certification results?

    I took the same NYS test and got the results back over a month ago... I have a friend from class whose card got lost in the mail, they're sending him a new one.
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    Rookie crisis

    Yeah, they do. It's more of an irrational fear I guess... Well i've responded to many messy calls. When i have PPE on, I function 100%. When I got pricked, however, this irrational fear was triggered
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    Rookie crisis

    Hi guys! I'm a realativly new 18 year old EMT and I've been working on an als bus for about 6 months now. A few weeks ago the medic was trying to teach me how to use the glucometer and I swabed off the area and pricked myself. In this instance and many other instances I have dealt with blood...
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