"Are you serious? I work for a private company which pays the lowest in the area and they start EMT-I's and P's at 16.00 an hour and you can get a job here at an ER as a tech II or III for upwards of 20 an hour. My medics wouldn't get…"
"Not a bad idea, but being from FL I'm allergic to snow. ;) I don't think a strike would work since we can't ever get enough of us to agree to do anything.
Miranda said:holy shit. come work in canada guys. i feel bad about complaining…"
"Yeah, that is one of the reasons why I am working on my medic. :) It is sad, but I guess it was has to be expected when you look at the fact you can be an EMT-B after 1 semester. Or like some of my co-workers, a few weekends at the volunteeer fire…"
"We have a regular psych patient just like that.LOL He speaks in tongues occasionally too.:)LOL
Terri said:• You believe your patient is demonically possessed...We really have a patient we believe is possessed. I watched her rip a VHS tape in…"
"True, with higher standards for education and training we should and will get higher wages. But at the same time, I have met people working at McDonalds who get paid more than I do with only a high school diploma. It would be nice to see a wage…"
"You are right that we shouldn't feel sorry for them but at the same time we are professionals and shouldn't be saying hurtful things to our patients.
Lane Doby said:And we don't need to keep feeling sorry for these people. Feeling…"