Cardiology Technician Program | Cardiology Technician
Cardiology Technician students are trained in the performance of non-invasive testing procedures which provide valuable recorded data utilized in cardiac medical evaluation. Training emphasizes basic and advanced electrocardiology and electrocardiography, in addition to phlebotomy. ECG equipment is utilized to provide extensive hands-on training. The in-depth curriculum includes the study of human anatomy and physiology, cardiac pharmacology, vital signs, patient assessment, and basic medical electronics and instrumentation. In addition, this program provides an understanding of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in ECG, Holter monitoring, exercise stress testing and pacemaker analysis, phlebotomy, and clinical techniques and procedures.
The knowledge and skills acquired prepare students for responsible career entry-level positions as a Cardiology Technician in the areas of telemetry, Holter scanning and exercise stress testing, or as a Phlebotomist. Positions for Cardiology Technicians and Phlebotomists may be found in hospitals, diagnostic centers, clinics and doctor’s offices.
The student will have the opportunity to sit for certification examinations for phlebotomy (NCCT or other testing agency) and cardiographic technology (CCI or NCCT).
Cardiology Technician Program – Student Testimonial
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