Electrocardiography (EKG) Technician

Electrocardiography Technician, also referred to as an EKG Technician, is the person responsible for performing diagnostic tests on patients in healthcare settings to access the heart (cardiac) rhythm and rate.

The well trained EKG technician is an integral part of the health care team. As a professional with these skills, you may enjoy flexible schedules, competitive salaries, and great employment benefits such as health and life insurance, paid vacations, and paid sick time.

EKG Technicians are in demand in a number of health care settings, including hospital specialty departments, physicians’ offices, cardiac rehabilitation centers or clinical laboratories, and health maintenance organizations or clinics The Student may choose to study the dual certificate program EKG Technician and Phelbotomy Technician Program.