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American Medical Response Reviews

Updated June 15, 2018
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American Medical Response President Edward “Ted” Van Horne
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Pros
  • "The high call volume and wide variety of patients ensures that an EMT has ample opportunity to sharpen their skills" (in 15 reviews)

  • "Plenty of overtime, you can work as much as you want and make good money" (in 12 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low pay for working a lot of hours in an area that is expensive to live in" (in 46 reviews)

  • "Poor pay and unreliable equipment/trucks, High call volume and the system is severely understaffed" (in 12 reviews)

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  1. "Business Development"

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    Current Employee - Business Development
    Current Employee - Business Development
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at American Medical Response full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great company with amazing people. Excellent service and staff.

    Cons

    Lack of salary raise yearly.

    Advice to Management

    Local management is wonderful.


  2. "Busy Service"

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    Current Employee - EMT-Basic in Oklahoma City, OK
    Current Employee - EMT-Basic in Oklahoma City, OK
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at American Medical Response full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Plenty of overtime opportunities with ability to work events such as Thunder games.

    Cons

    High call volume, constantly pushing employees to reduce call time.

  3. "A good place to start"

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    Former Employee - Vehicle Service Attendant in Evansville, IN
    Former Employee - Vehicle Service Attendant in Evansville, IN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at American Medical Response (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I worked as an SST or Vehicle Service Tech. The people there are great, the work environment is good. The management is easy to talk to. They are will to work with your schedule. Its a great job to have during college.

    Cons

    I only had three days of work for about 8 hours. Unless you want to be an EMT there really is no advancement.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you do!


  4. "Paramedic"

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    Former Employee - Paramedic in Concord, CA
    Former Employee - Paramedic in Concord, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at American Medical Response full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Overtime and Independence great pay and variety of patients

    Cons

    Not many irregular sleep patterns aren't good for a person

    Advice to Management

    Dont act like a failed cop


  5. "Dispatch"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at American Medical Response full-time

    Pros

    12hr shifts with rotating schedule

    Cons

    different for everyone based on needs


  6. "I was happy there"

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    Former Employee - EMT-B in Concord, CA
    Former Employee - EMT-B in Concord, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at American Medical Response part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Decent leadership, great coworkers, pay wasn’t terrible

    Cons

    Loads of nonsense training and the EPCR will make you crazy

    Advice to Management

    Let your EMTs and Medics have input the next time you need to pick a complicated computer charting program


  7. "Bad management, poor scheduling, good health benefits."

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    Former Employee - Dispatcher in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Dispatcher in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at American Medical Response full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Health benefits, and good 401K

    Cons

    Bad management, poor training, outdated systems,

    Advice to Management

    ,.......

  8. "Patient Transporter"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at American Medical Response full-time

    Pros

    great for experience opportunities and growth

    Cons

    pay is pretty terrible for all the grunt work you do.


  9. "Ok company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Greenwood Village, CO
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Greenwood Village, CO

    I worked at American Medical Response full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Experiencing some growth, and opportunity to do better

    Cons

    Hierarchy needs considerable work, too many silos

    Advice to Management

    Invest in the business more


  10. "If you have a good partner, you'll be good"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Las Vegas, NV
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Las Vegas, NV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at American Medical Response full-time

    Pros

    They will pay your way through medic school.
    Most of the crews were great to work with.

    Cons

    It was very highschoolish in the office.
    You become the literall definition of a cab when people will call and attempt to be transported to a hospital on the other side of the city


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