Simple Definition of EMT
: a person who is trained to provide emergency medical services to patients who are being taken to a hospital
Full Definition of EMT
: a specially trained medical technician certified to provide basic emergency services (as cardiopulmonary resuscitation) before and during transportation to a hospital — compare paramedic 2
Origin of emt
emergency medical technician
First Known Use: 1972
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