Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician is a program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians and nurses, to administer EKG and ECG diagnostic examinations and report results to the treatment team. Includes instruction in basic anatomy and physiology, the cardiovascular system, medical terminology, cardiovascular medications and effects, patient care, EKG and ECG administration, equipment operation and maintenance, interpretation of cardiac rhythm, patient record management, and professional standards and ethics.
The 2021 average tuition & fees of Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician vocational programs is $1,335. The average amount is computed based on the costs for one(1) year or one but less than two years (1-2) years vocational programs. The average length of the Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician vocation program is 161 contact hours (credit hours) and the average completion time is 3.25 months.