Like so many others, my first EMS experience was in private EMS. I began my career at a large--very large--private ambulance company that provides interfacility transports, private EMS, and 911 response for a large midwestern, city. The city in which I worked is poverty-stricken and segregated. I travelled from my nice suburban home to the city, spend 24 hours responding to calls, then leave for the safety and green lawns of the outskirts.
Private EMS is a unique amalgam of low…
Added by Street Level Paramedic on January 14, 2015 at 7:35am — No Comments