Paramedic is a person trained to assist Doctors or medical professionals and to give emergency medical treatment. Students can take Paramedical courses at Undergraduate Degree or PG or Diploma level courses. Eligibility for these courses is 10+2 level Science group Pass from a recognized Board or University. Some of the best institutes which offer Paramedic courses are AIIMS, New Delhi; Vydehi Institute of Medical Science and Research Center, Bangalore; Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences, Dehradun; Teerthanker Mahaveer College of Paramedical Sciences, Moradabad; Manipal College of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal; etc;
Paramedics can get job opportunities in Government Hospitals, Private Corporate Hospitals, Trauma Centers, and also work as Medical Lab Technicians, Radiography Technicians, Radiologists, Physiotherapists, emergency technicians, Care takers of patients etc.