1. D

    Nurse or Medic?

    Is it better to become a nurse or paramedic if you like to work on the ambulance? I have done 8 years of NYC 911 the system is different there than I have recently encountered in NJ. out of experience who can guide me in the rightful direction. I am debating on Nursing or Paramedic, I want to...
  2. J

    Experience with Bone Marrow Transplant patients.....

    I'm a nationally certified EMT and I have an opportunity to work with a bone marrow transplant patient. I wanted to know if anyone here has had any experience with those types of patients? I would love to hear your input, just to get some perspective of what I may be taking on.
  3. T

    Critical Care Transport

    Hello everyone. I don't know exactly where to post this, I recently passed my state test (just got the results!!) and will be start working for a 911 system in NC. I have been giving a lot of thought to a critical care job in a few years. I know I will have to do 3-5 years in 911 to gain the...
  4. FirstResponder

    Transfer of Care Concerns?

    Whether you respond to a nursing home for an emergency or you're giving your report in the emergency room at the hospital, you're interacting with nurses & staff. Do you feel like these conversations are not as effective as they can be? Do you and your partner have to pry information out of a...
  5. L

    Bridge Program for Paramedic to Nurse

    I was curious if anyone here has completed the bridge program and can give some insight into it. I have found some information on it, but it is very limited.