1. AlexTheChamberlain

    Phoenix Area Event Medic Jobs

    Just wondering if anyone knows anything about stand by gigs for paramedics in the Phoenix metro. Which companies pay good, which you should steer clear of, that type of thing.
  2. AlexTheChamberlain

    Arizona Certificate of Necessity

    To anyone working in Arizona, how exactly does the certificate of necessity work when there are multiple companies and agencies overlapping one area? Is there a primary agency, and the rest are backup? Or does one fire and one private ambulance show up, and fire only takes high acuity patients...
  3. AlexTheChamberlain

    Tucson Area EMS?

    I've been looking into moving out to the Tucson area for a little while, and was wondering how the 911 system is set up out there. Just laying it all out: What cities does AMR cover and what cities do fire departments cover? Does AMR extend into areas of the county outside of city? Is the...
  4. AlexTheChamberlain

    Arizona EMS Questions? RSI and fun stuff like that?

    I’m considering moving out to Arizona, and was just curious about how you guy’s protocols are. Just going off what I’ve read, it looks like only some agencies are allowed to RSI and preform surgical cricothyrotomy. Do you guys know which one’s can and can’t RSI or surgical cric?
  5. T

    Jobs for Paramedic in AZ or TX

    Hey so my family is considering moving to either Phoenix or Houston area. I’m just curious what the job opportunities are like for a Paramedic with 3 years experience. I would ideally like a job in fire that has EMS or a flight job but understand how competitive they are. For medics in either...
  6. M

    Part time EMT in Tucson, Arizona.

    Is this feasible, or do I need to look for full time employment in the field? Reason I'm asking is because I've wanted to do EMS since I volunteered for a first aid group similar to the British Red Cross in Scotland. Thing is, I currently have a job that I like but doesn't pay well. So, my...
  7. B

    Wizard Education Peoria AZ

    I was wondering if anyone here from Arizona has used Wizard Education in Peoria for their EMT-P certification or heard of them. I was searching the forums today for classes in Arizona and a few people mentioned them and seemed to have ok things to say. Looking around online i can't really seem...
  8. E

    Phoenix AZ EMT's and medic

    BlastMedics wants you Apply now.. Tell CC that Don sent you. All EMT's/Paramedics in AZ. We are going to need you for sporting events in February and beginning of March. Contact us at Thank you 2/4/17 - 10 needed 2/7/17 - 1 needed 2/9/17 - 2 needed 2/11/17 - 4 needed...
  9. L

    Question regarding the definition of "practice" and company licensure.

    As of right now, I am in sort of a sticky situation. I have spent several hours searching the web with little to no luck on this topic so I figured why not ask the question directly. Anyway, I recently became nationally certified through NREMT. I have applied for Arizona state licensure and...
  10. MorenaJune

    Best Ambulance Company to work for in Phoenix, AZ area?

    I'm moving to the Phoenix area soon and I'm trying to find out which companies to apply for. I'm trying to figure out which companies have the highest employee satisfaction. So far, I'm having trouble even finding ambulance companies in the area. The one's I have found are: Professional...
  11. 9

    Paramedic jobs in AZ??

    Hey there...I am new to, thank you for having me. Does anyone have any information on agencies hiring in metro Phx area for non-ff Paramedic positions? I am interested in hospital and/or field work. I was recently certified, so I have limited work experience in Paramedicine. This is...