Paramedics have a highly responsible role, often being the senior ambulance service healthcare professional in a range of emergency and non-emergency situations. You will be one of the first healthcare professionals to arrive at the scene.

Becoming a Paramedic

Paramedics play a vital role across both urgent and emergency care and are increasingly becoming employed within the primary care environment. To practice as a Paramedic you must be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). Read more »

Paramedics in Primary Care

In primary care there are many areas where paramedics can complement the rest of the primary care team including acute care and domiciliary care that can enable patients to stay in their own home rather than be admitted to hospital. Read more »

Other resources

Access a range of useful resources for Paramedics and find out more about the role of a Paramedic in primary care. Read more »