Electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG) Technicians prepare patients for testing on ECG machines and Holter monitors. The technician takes patient history and administers the actual ECGs for physicians to interpret. Class hours will include 2 hours of class time dedicated to improving study skills to ensure your overall success in the classroom and in the field. Upon completion, the students will be eligible to take the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certification Exam.
NHA exam fee is included in tuition.
Textbooks fee not included in tuition .
Employment Opportunities: Hospitals, nursing homes, cardiovascular clinics, medical offices, laboratories. Excellent for: CNA, Home Health Aides and Nurses.
Please email BPena@hostos.cuny.edu for more information.