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Pontotoc Technology Center - Ada
2013
Health Science
Diagnostic Services
Electrocardiograph Technician
Electrocardiograph Technician
HL0020006
Electrocardiograph (ECG or EKG) technicians usually work under the supervision of physicians or licensed nurses in hospitals, doctors' offices, or clinics. They operate electrocardiogram equipment to monitor the patient’s heart rhythm. Students in this major complete the Health Careers Core Curriculum (Technology Center), medical terminology, and anatomy and physiology. They also learn how to connect electrodes to patients, monitor equipment output, record test results, and identify emergencies or abnormalities. Additionally students are provided the opportunity to use the theory in practical clinical experiences.
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525.0
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Courses
  Course Code Course Title Hours Actions
Course in official sequence HL00032 Health Careers Core Curriculum (Technology Center) 225.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00342 Core Medical Terminology 45.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00046 Anatomy and Physiology 120.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00169 Core Healthcare Provider CPR and First Aid 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00062 EKG Management 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00059 Analyze EKG Tracing 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00158 EKG Practicum 90.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog