Play an Integral Part in Diagnosing Heart Disease
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The EKG/Cardiology Technician Program provides students with the skills needed to work with a variety of equipment to perform cardiodiagnostic studies and tests. Our course offerings provide students with comprehensive, hands-on training on performing electrocardiographic tracings of the heart. Well-trained EKG technicians are an integral part in caring for patients with heart disease — more than 26 million Americans, according to the CDC.
The EKG technician performs procedures which record cardiac activity for various diagnostic tests, including:
• 12 Lead EKG
• Rhythm Strips
• Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
• Cardiac Stress Monitoring
• Transient Arrhythmia Monitoring
• Holter Monitoring
This occupation is evolving in the field of health care. Thousands of open positions for EKG technicians exist nationwide at:
• Outpatient Medical Facilities
• Doctors’ Offices
• Diagnostic Clinics
The EKG/Cardiology Technology Program at APLMED Academy is a fast-paced, five-week training program. Our students graduate with the knowledge and skills necessary to get a leg up in this high-demand job.
APLMED Academy’s EKG/Cardiology Technology Program limits our classroom capacity at 12 students per class, with two groups starting simultaneously.
Potential jobs after graduating:
• Certified Cardiographic Technician
• Registered Vascular Specialist
Our programs are prerequisites towards careers as:
• Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist
• Registered Vascular Technologist