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Monitor (EKG) Technician
Upgrade Your Skills
Students will learn skills and activities that a Monitor/Telemetry Technician will be expected to perform on the job. Duties include: registering a patient, maintaining cardiac monitoring device support, educating the patient, administering cardiac tests, analyzing rhythms and processing test findings. After this continuing education class, you will have the confidence to operate as a skilled Monitor/Telemetry Technician.
What Can I Expect?
Eligible candidates are expected to have prior knowledge of regulatory and compliance standards (OSHA, HIPAA, informed consent, medical records), medical ethics, patient safety, emergency response, medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, communication with patients and staff and ECG troubleshooting.
Course Length: 35 contact hours
Course Duration: 7 Fridays
Class Days/Times: Friday / 8:30am to 1:30pm