Is there any more school you can do after becoming a paramedic?
I know nurses can go past just becoming an RN and get a masters degree and other things, but can a paramedic do the same thing. Or just go for more school and become a specialist in an area of emergency medicine?
Asked By: brittany c - 6/20/2011
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T has just described the levels of Paramedic in Canada. The Canadian system for educating the Paramedic is vastly different than that of the US which gives the Canadians many more opportunities... More
Answered By: Buddy - 6/20/2011
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You can finish a Bachelor of Science Degree and apply to a PA program. If the BS you earn is in Public Safety or Emergency Management, you'll likely need some more math and science before applying to a Masters-level PA school, but if the BS is in a health-care related area (Allied Health), you've likely got that... More
Answered By: ---JULI--- - 6/20/2011
You could become an RN and specialize in emergency medicine or specialty critical care transport... More
Answered By: PA4545 - 6/20/2011
In my area, there a four qualifications for Paramedics. EMR (Emergency Medical Responder), PCP (Primary Care Paramedic), ACP (Advanced Care Paramedic), CCP (Critical Care Paramedic). Once you've gotten your PCP license, you can start working towards ACP etc. There are always opportunities to continue learning. The... More
Answered By: T - 6/20/2011
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