Medstar Ambulance has partnered with schools throughout northern California to provide paramedic students with a challenging and rewarding field internship opportunity in a unique EMS system. Our experienced preceptors currently accept paramedic interns from Mendocino College, Santa Rosa Junior College, College of the Redwoods, Napa Valley College, NCTI and College of the Siskiyous, UEI (formerly ETSI of Santa Cruz), Sacramento State University, the California Fire and Rescue Training Authority and Absolute Safety Training, Inc.
Meet Our Paramedic Preceptors
|Theresa Gowan||Devon Schrader|
|Shane Penland||Corey Bender|
|A paramedic for 20 years and involved in EMS for more than 30, Shane has a passion to educate. He holds an associate's degree in fire science and is an AHA instructor. In addition to serving our system and community, Shane also works part-time as a paramedic and AHA instructor in Alameda County. He is a veteran of the United States Navy, competes in half marathons, enjoys traveling and riding his Harley.|
If you are a current student of one of our partner schools listed above and are interested in a field internship at Medstar Ambulance, e-mail email@example.com or call (707) 462-3808. To be eligible to participate in the Medstar Paramedic Internship Program, students must successfully complete the didactic and clinical phases of their curriculum, and submit a completed internship application with the associated fee.