I chose this career for the constant change of situations and the strong ties that are made. It also requires us to share difficult moments.
They work by our side
The great thing about medical care is that it truly demonstrates one’s empathy, and the capacity to adapt to any hardship. That is really what makes the job fascinating.
Giving and helping people in need comforts me every day and confirms I made the right choice when I started my training.
Being a co-instructor for continuing training is a challenge, since it’s important to stay up to date with new changes as well as improve oneself to provide the patient with what he or she truly deserves, the best of care.
A future job, leading to a real career. I love working as a team, which is an interesting and pleasant part of the job.
The paramedic ensures independent emergency pre-hospital care, in connection with other health care and rescue professionals. Paramedics work under doctors for all medical interventions. Their services address either patients in emergency situations or those who cannot access a medical institution on their own accord.
You have a strong interest in human relations and like to confront unforeseen events. You have the capacity to work in a team and know how to effectively and efficiently deal with issues. You have a high sense of priority and practical sense. Therefore, this position is made for you.
Internal student training represents guaranteed quality for the company. It allows one to review and learn practical knowledge through exchange, maintain useful skills and competences, and adopt an exemplary professional attitude. If you wish to help others and think you have what it takes – the capacity to adapt quickly to situations and a highly-developed team spirit – then you are made for this career.
Under supervision of an ambulance technician, ambulance drivers take care of inter-hospital transports as well as national and international repatriation. Their knowledge of invalid person mobilization provides immeasurable comfort during stretcher or bed transfers, and their driving experience ensures optimal transport for all patients.
The on-team doctor is held liable for all paramedic acts, including direction of care, management and administration of medication, and the supervision of numerous internal sanitary procedures (adequate disinfection, biological waste disposal, etc.). The on-team doctor also insures all paramedic training, oversees evaluations and skill assessments, and validates each team member’s right to practice.
High performing, fully equipped vehicles
- 15 vehicules
- 3 stations
- 65 staff members
Swiss Ambulance Rescue is first and foremost a service designated to assist and help others. Our emergency teams, available 24/7, are always ready to bring help to those that are sick or have been injured.
Our transport teams are available 24/7 to provide transportation to and from another health care site for all hospitalized patients. This transportation is for immobile patients or those that require continuous medical surveillance.
If you are hospitalized abroad and wish to return to your home canton or city, our department will undertake the organization of your full repatriation by means of transportation that is most adapted to your needs, whether that be by airplane, train, ambulance, or patient transport car.