SwedishAmerican EMS Department Now Accepting Applications for Fall Paramedic Program

SwedishAmerican EMS Department is now accepting applications for its 2018/2019 Fall Paramedic Program. The program is open to all high school graduates, 18 years of age or older, who hold a current EMT-Basic license from the Illinois Department of Public Health. Applications are due by Friday, July 20. Individuals will receive notice of acceptance (or denial) into the program by July 30.

If individuals are interested in the Paramedic Program, they must attend a mandatory orientation class at the SwedishAmerican EMS building, 4120 Charles Street, on one of the following dates:

• July 10 from 10 AM to 1 PM
• July 11 from 10 AM to 1 PM
• July 12 from 10 AM to 1 PM

The orientation will include a detailed explanation of the program, the Nelson Denny Reading Test, background check form and an interview with the course instructors.

To schedule your mandatory orientation session, contact Linda at (779) 696-6082. To learn more about the SwedishAmerican Paramedic Program and to find an application, visit www.swedesems.com/2018-2019-paramedic-class.html