Cardiac Technicians conduct tests on patients to record heart activity using specialised equipment, recording devices and laboratory instruments in support of Cardiologists and other Medical Practitioners engaged in diagnosing, monitoring and treating heart disease.
You need a bachelor degree in science or allied health majoring in biophysics, health science, nursing, physiology or exercise physiology to work as a Cardiac Technician. Postgraduate studies may also be useful.
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Electrocardiogram (EKG / ECG)