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A paramedic is a health care professional who works in different cases of emergency. They help people who have been in accidents or are having medical emergencies. They use different techniques and protocols to stabilize the patient. Then they take the person to a hospital in an ambulance. They evaluate the patient with specific information they have. They try to prevent the condition of the person from getting worse before they reach the hospital, where doctors and nurses will take over care. A paramedic is trusted by the people and can be part of every kind of unstable situations and emergency.