Priority’s Traveling Paramedic Program offers the opportunity to explore a new area of the country while working as an EMS pre-hospital professional in a rural 911 system that includes ALS and BLS transports. The program is open to all qualified, certified National Registry providers.

Free housing in apartment-style living with roommates who also are a part of the program or in the process of relocating to Tennessee. Benefits are not included.

Where & when

Temporary 3- and 6-month assignments for traveling National Registry Paramedics to work with Priority Ambulance in East Tennessee. Priority is the contracted 911 and interfacility ambulance provider for much of the area, providing services to approximately 25,000 patients a year.

Located in the beautiful Appalachian Foothills, Eastern Tennessee offers the hospitality, outdoor adventure, world-class rock climbing, mountains, beauty and history of this vibrant eastern state.

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  • $1,280-$1,400/week
  • 24/48 rotation
  • Apartment-style housing provided
  • Opportunity to extend assignment or transfer to another Priority location upon successful completion of contract
  • Questions? Contact Kayla Baker, Regional HR Manager, at or by calling 615-921-2937