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This EKG technician course provides an overview of the human body. It introduces students to the structure, function, and diseases of the human body. It also introduces students to related terminology used in the clinical settings to describe body positions and parts. Emphasis will be on cardiovascular system.
This EKG technician course introduces the student to medical terminology as they relate to the anatomical structure of the human body. Introduction to body system root words, prefixes, suffixes, and introductory terminology. Emphasis is on cardiovascular system terminology. Medical language and accepted medical abbreviations related to electrocardiograms.
This EKG technician course provides comprehensive instruction on electrocardiographs, characteristics of normal electrocardiogram rhythms, procedures, and quality assurance protocol. Upon completion of this course, ATA College students will be eligible to take the national certification exam.
Where we got the information found on this webpage
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Diagnostic Medical Sonographers and Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians, Including Vascular Technologists,
on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/diagnostic-medical-sonographers.htm
Cost of the Program
Graduation Rate (For 2016).
100% On-Time Graduation Rate
Placement Rate (As reported to the Council on Occupational Education in the 2016 Annual Report)
Below is a link to the Standard Occupational Classification:
29-2031.00 – Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
ATA College is an accredited college which is conveniently located in East County, serving the communities of El Cajon, Santee, Lemon Grove, La Mesa, Lakeside, Alpine, Chula Vista, Spring Valley, Mission Valley, and San Diego.