Tue. Jan 25th, 2022

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — It’s a critical condition impacting cities and towns all over Connecticut and the nation: a shortage of paramedics and EMTs.

“We’ve seen a significant shortage of EMTs and paramedics,” explained Beth Szantyr, a field supervisor for Trinity Health of New England EMS in Waterbury. “It’s very serious in Connecticut. People are running short-staffed across the state.”

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