Yeah I was commuting from LA when I started and finally made the move but it’s worth the drive for the pay and schedule compared to most privates in SoCal. It ain’t the perfect company but I’ve worked in worst. PM me if you need more info.
I would suggest checking out the Central CA companies. They all run primary ALS and you’ll probable make more $. Since they typically don’t nickel and dime you like IFT ALS companies.
Check out: American Ambulance of Visalia, Lifestar Ambulance, Exeter District Ambulance, Imperial Ambulance...
YOU ARE THE MEDIC. No secondary status. You are the primary care provider.
Schedule for medics is Week1:2on/5off Week2:3on/4off. Makes it a doable schedule if you’ll be commuting to Porterville.
Starting pay is $17.50/Hr last I checked. You get paid for all YOUR TIME while...
If you've never read a Thomas guide or have no clue what it is? Look it up on youtube. The test consist of a given address and your ability to locate its page, grid location, directions to and between addresses given on the test. Hope that helps?
If I remember correctly from when I was at McCormick a couple years ago, I studied assessments using the NREMT templates (trauma/medical) and as far as the written goes it was similar to most EMT program finals. So brush up on knowing the signs and symptoms of chest pain, stroke, shock, etc. and...
I ordered two for myself as soon as I found them! Apparently they have a few left, but here it is, in all its glory! just click on the link above