Monthly Archives: September 2019

Survey Says – Paramedic and EMT Staffing Crisis Prompts New Organizational Disciplines

Written on September 24, 2019 at 4:19 pm, by

Dennis Doverspike, Ph.D., ABPP and Gregory Lawton, Avesta CEO Many EMS organizations have spent the last few years trying to establish themselves as a go-to-culture for experienced and newly minted paramedics. EMS policy makers and managers are under no illusions about the issue of turnover and the yawning staffing gap that can suffocate an organization. A major reason for EMS employee turnover is salary. However, the findings of the 2019 …

New Florida Department of Health EMS Job Board

Written on September 24, 2019 at 4:18 pm, by

EMS HR solutions expert Avesta matches rural Florida EMS provider agencies with high quality EMS job candidates. TALLAHASSEE, FL JULY 2019: The Florida State Department of Health recently announced that Avesta will officially develop and implement an internet-based EMS Job Board for the department beginning in August 2019. The job board program can be accessed at the following link: This Cloud-based board focuses on promoting open EMS jobs to …