Paramedic

What can I do?

 

·         Acute appointments (minor illness/injury)

·         Observations

·         Basic cardiac

·         Respiratory

·         Abdominal examinations

·         ECGs and interpretation

·         Home visits

 

What training is there? How can I develop my career?

 

·         Post graduate training to become specialist paramedic

·         Higher education development

 

What qualifications do I need?

 

·         HCPC registration

·         Degree, BSc (Hons)

 

What do I love about my job?

 

·         Team working

·         Variety of work

·         CPD

 

What does a typical day look like?

 

·         Appointments

·         Visits

·         No restrictions on age ranges/conditions seen