Pros: Benefits - but these are rapidly diminishing, excellant OTJ training
Cons: Terrible insurance, PTO stinks, you will have no personal life
In the above capacity and or job title you will be punched,kicked,slapped,scratched ,bitten as well as have urine or feces thrown at you. You will frequently have to physically interact with patients with all forms of infectious diseases up to and including C Dif , MERSA , Hepititis A,B and C as well as HIV and AIDS. You will have to restrain violent intoxicated or high individuals who can have any one the previous issues, you will walk miles , you will stand stationary posts and watches for hours on end with these very same individuals. Healthcare is a excellant stepping stone into a law enforcement career , or a career ending one if your permanently injured on the job .