Anonymous said: Hi. My character is an Emergency Medical Tech. Do you have any guides about that? Or writing medical scenes? Really, anything will help.
Here’s what I’ve found on EMTs, anon!
- Want to become an Emergency Medical Technician?
- What EMTs and Paramedics Do
- How to Become an EMT or Paramedic
- Pay for EMTs
- An EMT’s Work Environment
- EMT Educational Requirements
As for medical scenes relating to your character’s work, check these links out. You could also take a look and read through some of the blogs off this list of EMS blogs, or ask them questions too!
- 10 Things Writers Get Wrong About EMS
- Human Anatomy
- Getting Nasty Stains out of Your Scrubs
- TheWritingCafe’s Medicine Tag
- ReferenceForWriters’ Medical Research Tag
Hope this helps!