Operates electrocardiograph (EKG) machines to record electromotive variations of patients’ heart muscle in order to provide data used by physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of heart ailments
Gathers pertinent patient data and explains test procedures to patients
Marks, edits, mounts and labels tracings for review and interpretation by physicians
Must have high school diploma or equivalent.
On the job training and deemed competent in use of ECG machines.
Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification:
Maintain current BLS certification.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English