Poudre Valley Hospital Emergency Medical Services has provided 911 Advanced Life Support to Fort Collins and Northern Larimer County for 42 years. PVH EMS are the leaders in EMS, public safety and health promotion in the region providing not for profit service to 300,000 residents and 2500 square miles in Larimer and Weld Counties. PVH EMS provide the support through leadership, education, protocols and physician advisors to the organizations below. 

Northern Larimer County Rural EMS and Western Weld County consists of group of 18 community EMS provider organizations that work along side PVH EMS. Member agencies and individual providers utilize Poudre Valley Hospital emergency physicians as online medical control and Dr. Darren Tremblay as physician advisor.

The EMT Reserve Program of Poudre Valley Hospital is the volunteer branch of PVH EMS which serves the Fort Collins, Windsor Johnstown and Milliken areas. We provide Emergency Medical Services for special events while offering training, experience and community service opportunities to Emergency Medical Technicians.

Together we work to provide consistent, world-class emergency medical service to our community, neighbors and visitors. We collaborate on 911 responses, training and support.


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Poudre Valley Hospital Emergency Medical Service is looking for people who possess a rare combination of talent, drive, ambition and intellectual curiosity. People who naturally gravitate toward our passion. Toward our culture and our geography. And, above all, toward our commitment to improving patients’ lives and building healthier communities.

Poudre Valley Hospital EMS is currently looking for


Part time and full time positions


  • High school graduate / GED or equivalent learning experience.
  • National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians Paramedic (NREMT-P), National EMS Certification as a Paramedic (NRP)  OR National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians Medic (NREMT-M) certification required of all incumbent staff by January 1, 2014. NREMT-P, NRP  OR NREMT-M certification required for new hires and transfers.
  • Must have a current Colorado EMT-P certification at the time of hire.
  • BLS and ACLS through American Heart Association and current through sixty days of hire required.
  • Valid driver's license required. Must be 21 years old to qualify for system auto insurance coverage. Signed System Driver Agreement required. If establishing residency, must acquire Colorado driver's license within 30 days pursuant to Colorado state law.


·         Ability to perform all skills and procedures outlined by above licenses and certifications.

·         Ability to concentrate, work very fast, and perform very precise work.

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