2019 NJ EMT Elective Class Schedule

Posted by On Time Ambulance on 1/16/19 9:31 AM

We are proud to be partnering with Community Safety Consultants to offer a full schedule of EMT elective courses in 2019. We offer a variety of different frameworks for each session, and these classes are free for all On Time employees. So without further adieu, here's what you can expect for EMT Elective classes with us in 2019.

Note: all classes will be held at our main headquarters in Roselle, New Jersey.

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Tags: EMT, New Jersey, Curing in Motion, Safety, CEU's, EMS, Medical Transportation, On Time Ambulance, EMT Employment, Fit Responder, Lifting and Moving, MAVT, Wheelchair Van Driver, Life Saving, Hospitals

3 Facts About NJ EMS History

Posted by On Time Ambulance on 10/12/18 9:17 AM

We've come a long way with ambulance and emergency medical services since the early days of hammock carts and horse-drawn wagons. And our home state of New Jersey played a huge role in the evolution of first aid and EMS history. Here's three facts about the milestones our state has achieved throughout the years.

 

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Tags: News, Healthcare system, Community Service, Hospitals, new equipment, Life Saving, Ambulance Companies, our history, EMT, New Jersey, Curing in Motion, 25th Anniversary, EMS, On Time Ambulance, Safety, Expansion

How to Become an EMT in New Jersey

Posted by On Time Ambulance on 8/27/18 9:37 AM

 

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Tags: EMT Employment, Company Culture, EMT

2018 Spring NJ EMT Training Course Starts April 14th

Posted by On Time Ambulance on 2/14/18 11:32 AM

 

Great news. We’re hosting a course coming up in April that’s going to teach you how to be an EMT. When you’re done with the course, which runs from April 14th to July 21st, you’ll be ready to sit for the exam and work in NJ as an EMT.


Interested? Check out below for more info about the class and how to register today.


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Tags: EMT, EMS, On Time Ambulance

Employee Spotlight: EMT, Dispatcher, & Scheduling Manager Stuart Maslow

Posted by On Time Ambulance on 3/7/17 10:07 AM

Stuart Maslow grew up taking care of a sick family member, realized he had a knack for patient care, and is now Scheduling Manager and a full-time EMT at On Time as well as a full-time student earning his Bachelor's Degree.

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Tags: Employee Features, EMT, Dispatch, Company Culture

The Politics of Upgrading NJ's 911 System

Posted by On Time Ambulance on 12/13/16 2:39 PM

It’s never been more important to upgrade and optimize our 911 system for cell phones. Seventy percent of emergency calls now come in that way. We also need to be able to text, send pictures, and give dispatchers the ability to geo-locate cell phones like is available in many other states.

You can currently text 911 in some counties in NJ. But the system, developed in the 1980s, cannot track where exactly the calls or texts come from. It can only provide a range. The whole grid needs to be revamped for it to work more efficiently. 

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Tags: EMS, New Jersey, EMT

Can EMTs really go to prison for their employer’s fraud?

Posted by On Time Ambulance on 11/16/16 9:36 AM

A year ago, a blog post from prominent New York City trial lawyer John Howley caused quite a stir in the EMS community.

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Tags: Medicare Fraud, EMT, Ambulance Companies

How to Avoid and Prevent Injury as an Ambulance Driver or EMT

Posted by On Time Ambulance on 9/8/16 9:30 AM

(updated on 4/6/2017)

Whether by van, sedan, or ambulance --- safety in medical transportation is critical. No one wants to get hurt on the job, be out of work, and lose weeks of pay due to a back injury. 

We don't need to tell you how complicated things can get when you're injured, can't work, and you have kids at home. It causes major disruptions for families and organizations.

No bueno!

That's why taking effective safety measures in the medical transportation injury is vital to your health, well-being and long term success as an ambulance driver or EMT.

Not to mention the health of your patients and the health of your organization.

Without further ado here are 10 safety mantras that you can start using today:

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Tags: Safety, Medical Transportation, EMT

Employee Spotlight: EMT Deena Genao

Posted by On Time Ambulance on 3/17/16 11:16 AM

Last year on our blog, we shared the story of Carlos Vazquez, a Jersey City man who on the evening of April 23rd, 2015 went into cardiac arrest and collapsed at Enos Jones Park while watching his daughter’s softball game.

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Tags: Life Saving, EMT, Employee Features

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