Also referred to as:
EKG Technician, Electrocardiogram Technician, On-Call Cardiology Technician
Requirements and Responsibilities
Electrocardiograph Technician performs electrocardiograms according to established policies and procedures. Provides data for diagnosis of heart ailments. Being an Electrocardiograph Technician edits and forwards final test results to attending physician for analysis and interpretation. Requires a high school diploma and is a graduate of an accredited EKG program. Additionally, Electrocardiograph Technician typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Electrocardiograph Technician's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.