Emergency Medical Responder, New Role in EMS: How to Become an EMR in NJ

Posted by On Time Ambulance on 9/3/20 11:06 AM


Thanks to a new executive order from the governor, and a waiver from the NJ Department of Health, Emergency Medical Responders (EMRs), are now allowed to aid in medical transportation in New Jersey due in part to recent changes in demand in the field due to COVID-19. 

The earlier standard required two Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) staff members in an ambulance while transporting patients --- one as the driver and one rendering care. The current standard allows one EMT and one EMR to staff an ambulance. 

Now more than ever, becoming an Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) is a great way for individuals to enter the EMS field and grow within the healthcare industry. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions answered about the newest EMS role in New Jersey, the differences between an EMT, and how to get started today.

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Tags: EMT Employment, Safety, Ambulance Companies, New Jersey, Medical Transportation, Non Emergency Medical Transportation, On Time Ambulance, Application Process, Life Saving, EMT, Healthcare system, News, COVID-19, EMR, Emergency Medical Responder

7 EMT Job Questions Answered

Posted by On Time Ambulance on 1/24/20 4:08 PM

Marlene Relvas, On Time EMT Recruiter

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How to Ace Your NJ EMT Job Interview

Posted by On Time Ambulance on 8/5/19 4:25 PM

 

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Tags: EMS, EMT Employment, Ambulance Companies, New Jersey, Medical Transportation, On Time Ambulance, Application Process, EMT, Healthcare system

What We Look for in a Wheelchair Van Driver

Posted by On Time Ambulance on 2/5/16 11:05 AM

At On Time Ambulance, we are always hiring qualified wheelchair van, also known as MAVT (Mobility Assistance Vehicle Technician) drivers. Interested in applying with us? Below you'll find information on what we look for in an ideal driver, what to expect with the application and orientation processes, what prior experience is helpful, and what prior experience is not necessary.  

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Tags: Application Process, MAVT, Wheelchair Van Driver

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