Respectfully, I have. In addition to running calls, I do have other experience but I’m not a medic.
My question was specific to opportunities in a Spanish-speaking countries to get a temp on what’s going on, what their needs are, would it be possible to work as an EMT there, etc...
Well, for many reasons!
My passion lies in medicine *and* Spanish. A medical internship abroad in a Spanish-speaking country will allow me to
* add to my medical exposure
* gain a new perspective
* and immerse myself in the language
I don’t think it’s wasted time whatsoever.
Their EMS is...
Did you ever find work as an EMT in Madrid?
I'm an EMT-B looking for a paid internship in Spain. I'd *love* to work as an EMT in Spain. My Spanish is fairly solid; I'd also bring a bachelor's degree and 4 years of experience on Rescue Squad in a small city.
Do you have any suggestions regarding...
I'm a NREMT-B following a premed track at UVA.
Bio major, Spanish minor.
It looks like the trend for med school applications is to do a Gap Year and travel. That sounds great to me because it allows me to experience a different culture and health care system.
*Old* threads here...