Emergency Medical Technician

Medical Supporter

Medical Assistant

Minimum ?12th pass in Science

Certified training for Emergency Medical Technician Basic (programme aligned to HSS/Q 2301 released by Healthcare Sector Skill Council)

No prior experience is required

The tasks an Emergency Medical Technician Basic is expected to perform include: Providing emergency medical support and care to individuals who are critically ill or injured Transporting patients to a medical facility within stipulated time limits

Familiarity with relevant medical equipment used in different types of emergencies

Proficiency in basic medical terms and principles to evaluate the patient?s condition

Ability to deal with different types of hazardous materials like nuclear, radioactive, biological, chemical and explosive substances

Preferably relevant professional qualifications Good fitness as per the guideline for Defence Man & Woman

Quick decision making skills

Good team player

Calm and patient composure

Strong built

It is not a desk job

Work from home option is not available

Part time jobs are available

Need not handle a team

Travelling is a part of the job Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 9/11 hours everyday. This may vary from hospital to hospital

Shift system is available Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?No

This job is considered to be mildly hazardous or dangerous

Health risks include behavioural disorders while working under pressure and physical injuries while transporting patients and dead bodies, etc.Occupational hazards include mental and physical stress, body ache, injuries, etc.

For freshers - INR 8,000 to INR 9,500 per monthFor candidates with 1-2 years of experience - INR 10,000toINR 12,500 per month(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Medical Tourism and Certification/Accreditation of Medical Institutions

As covered earlier, medical tourism is being widely promoted by the Indian government. Certification/Accreditation of medical institutions definitely play a large role in attracting foreign nationals to Indian hospitals for treatment. With healthcare delivery players in the private sector vying for a share of international medical tourists, there is bound to be an increase in the number of medical institutions being certified/accredited.

Developments and Newer Areas of Medicine

Combined with the required increase in the density of medical professionals per 1,000 persons, as well as the projected increase in population, significant capacity and skill development is required in the following areas:



Technicians and paramedics

Among the areas outlined above, the requirement of nurses, technicians and paramedics account for over 75% of the incremental human resource requirement.

Emergency Health Technicians are crucial in the current healthcare system that is in place in the country.

Healthcare providers

Multi-specialty hospitals across India

Public and private hospitals and clinics

Healthcare providers



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All India Institute of Hygiene & Public Health

All India Institute Of Health Science and Research Rural Institute of Medical Sciences & Research

B.P.S. Mahila Vishwavidyalaya

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