sorry NO you are wrong
FDNY EMS ARE part of the NYC Fire department
here is a job listing for FDNT fireman and EMS
with that many people in a Dept you will have idiots and racists of all colors.
This is one and he is GONE
They are two separate tests. One test for firefighter, and one test for EMS. Not the same job. They roll up under the same department. They are two different pay scales and two different job specifications.