Well, when it comes to titles, I see your point. Paramedic is a protected title in the U.S. in other countries it is not.
Registered Nurses, Licensed Vocational Nurses and Paramedics all have their own little titles and they are all protected.
For me, this is not about titles.
For the OP:
Are you aware that not all EMS personnel who post here work soley on an ambulance? That was rhetorical and meant to get you to think about where you are and who posts here.
Ask some of the aussie medics about snake bite care, it is the best in the world that I have seen...