EKG technician with Starlight Medical in camden
Are you interested in becoming an EKG technician?
EKG technicians work in healthcare facilities with doctors and technologists and specialize in electrocardiogram (EKG) testing for patients. EKG machines are complex devices that monitors the heart's performance. This is done by attaching wires and electrodes to a patient's chest, arms and legs.
In this 9 week program students will learn:
- how to perform diagnostic electrocardiograms
- properly position and apply electrodes as appropriate.
- Connect leads from electrocardiograph machine to electrodes on specified body areas.
- Monitor and review patients electrocardiograms.
Do you think EKG is the career choice for you?