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Applications for the next paramedic hiring process will open January 2022.*

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MCHD is a leader in prehospital emergency medicine,
serving the 600,000 residents and 1,100 square miles
of Montgomery County, Texas. With over 250 field
staff, 32 Medic Units, and a 24/7 dispatch center
MCHD provides prompt response and excellent
clinical care. MCHD offers providers the opportunity
to utilize advanced protocols, world-class equipment,
a variety of shift schedules, and access to extensive
educational opportunities. Find out if MCHD is the
right place for your career!





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MCHD EMT to Paramedic Program*

The 2022 class for EMT to Paramedic has been filled
and is no longer accepting applications.

MCHD is committed to developing the paramedic leaders of the future. Each fall, MCHD hires EMT-Basic certified individuals to attend paramedic school and work at MCHD during their education. Tuition and work hours are compensated by MCHD for this program.


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Employee Benefits

MCHD offers a comprehensive benefits package. In addition to competitive annual compensation, additional pay is
available for employees with Spanish fluency, Bachelor’s Degrees, RN, or LP. Uniforms are provided.

Insurance coverage starts on the first day of hire, including Health, Dental, Vision, and Life coverage. Pet insurance is
available. MCHD demonstrates its commitment to employee’s longevity by participating in the Texas Counties and
Districts Retirement System with a 200% employer contribution match.


Provider Opportunities

MCHD offers all required card courses in-house, and regular CE opportunities including Neonatal
Resuscitation Program, Pre-Hospital Traumatic Life Support, Advanced Medical Life Support, International Police
Mountain Bike Association course, and AHA courses. MCHD conducts annual Low-Frequency/High-Risk skills training
on surgical skills, intubation, and other critical procedures. Our world-class equipment includes Zoll X-Series
monitors, O-Two e700 ventilators, Alaris IV Pumps, Butterfly Ultrasound, King Vision Laryngoscopes, LUCAS
mechanical CPR, and Stryker Power-load stretchers.

Field providers have the opportunity to practice event medicine via ambulance, ATV, or bike at Ironman
Texas, the Montgomery County Fair and Rodeo, Football games, and many other special events. The MCHD Tactical
EMS Team provides medical support for law enforcement operations. Our Community Paramedics and Health Care
Assistance Program provide care for the underserved. The Rapid Deployment Team is ready to deploy for natural
disasters and regional emergencies. Field staff are also encouraged to shape the future of MCHD by participating in
research and having a voice as a member of a committee.


*All benefits, compensation, schedules, dates, and offerings are subject to change.