Fastest Growing Jobs in Healthcare

Fastest Growing Jobs in Healthcare

The world moves fast. Careers opportunities evolve or sometimes disappear. However, healthcare is an industry that won’t likely go away or become completely automated. The medical field relies on face-to-face interaction and support. Some things you can can’t...
EMS Cliches on TV: Ryan Murphy’s 911

EMS Cliches on TV: Ryan Murphy’s 911

Yet another emergency services TV series comes our way with Ryan Murphy’s 9-1-1, which debuted on Fox on January 3, 2018. “Ultimately, 9-1-1 may be a too-predictable and unremitting show, but when it takes off, it’s quite the ride,” USA Today writes. TV Line...
How to De-Stress from a Stressful Job

How to De-Stress from a Stressful Job

You don’t have to work in the healthcare field to know that a career as an EMT is one of the world’s most stressful jobs. In fact, the Hospital Careers list crowns it the Most Stressful Job in Healthcare. No one is immune to stress. And everyone is at risk of health...
What is the Difference Between an EMT and a Paramedic?

What is the Difference Between an EMT and a Paramedic?

The general public tends to assume that EMTs (emergency medical technicians) and paramedics are the same. Paramedic and EMT job duties and skills complement one another, but differ in key ways. Whether you’re a student contemplating your future or someone considering...
5 reasons NOT to become an EMT

5 reasons NOT to become an EMT

For a job with typically long hours and relatively low pay, you rarely hear about EMS agencies having a shortage of willing applicants. In fact, some might argue that the seemingly endless supply of young, eager EMTs is part of what fuels the low wages and long hours...