National Travel Paramedic

Fall in love with EMS all over again. Experienced paramedics who are ready for a change and looking for adventure will find a new home as a traveler with clinician-owned Best Practice Medicine. Explore the country for assignments typically lasting 90 days supporting EMS systems of all kinds. Our travel paramedics enjoy real financial freedom working regular schedules on a 911 ambulance. Earn a living that reflects your willingness to learn new systems, work at the top of your scope of practice, and connect with others.

About you and the role

You are the definition of flexible, thoughtful, and humble, the three universal traits desired of all new EMS partners. Experience taught you that medicine is practiced differently almost everywhere. Mentors and your commitment to lifelong learning foster your curious nature and ability to listen more than your speakers. Mistakes, failures, and role models shape your ego to the perfect balance of aggressive humility.

Basic Qualifications

  • 2+ years of 911 system paramedic experience
  • National Registry Paramedic
  • PHTLS or equivalent
  • Current Immunizations (MMR, Hep B, TDAP)
  • Negative TB test within the last 12 months
  • COVID Vaccination (or waiver)
  • Two (2) references within the previous 12 months of employment

Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of busy 911 system paramedic experience
  • Average work tenure three years
  • Multiple instructor ratings
  • Undergraduate degree

Application Process Transparency - Goal complete in 5-8 days

  • Initial application videos and resume reviewed
  • Credential uploads and verification (you upload your certs to the application)
  • Video Phone Screen with our Lead Recruiter
  • Hiring Manager interview (scheduled with one of our Operations Managers)
  • Decision made (offered position, deeper background, or disqualified)

How travel paramedicine works

BPM supplies high-value low-friction travel paramedics to ambulance services in need of short-term staffing support. Assignments are generally ninety days up to one year. Travelers work and integrate into the system's schedule, clinical expectations, and are under the day-to-day supervision of the client's team. To qualify as a travel paramedic candidates must complete an intensive screening and testing process. In general travel paramedics who earn a spot on the team will have to opportunity to accept three to four multi-month of assignments per year.

Working Conditions

Work is performed in both indoor and outdoor conditions in a non-smoking environment. Requires lifting up to 70 pounds and carrying up to 50 pounds. BPM does not discriminate.