Starlight Medical

Starlight Medical

EKG technician with Starlight Medical in camden

EKG technicain utilizes ekg machines

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:

  1. how to perform diagnostic electrocardiograms
  2. properly position and apply electrodes as appropriate.
  3. Connect leads from electrocardiograph machine to electrodes on specified body areas.
  4. Monitor and review patients electrocardiograms.

Students will be able to take the certification test at the end of the program.

Do you think EKG is the career choice for you?