Interested in a career as an EKG Technician?  EKG technicians, also called EKG techs, echo techs, electrocardiograph technicians or cardiographic technicians, are valuable members of health-care teams and specialize in electrocardiagram (EKG) testing. They perform electrocardiography stress testing and Holter monitor procedures.

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Information on this site summarized from:      
(1)  Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition,Diagnostic Medical Sonographers and Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians, Including Vascular Technologists, http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/diagnostic-medical-sonographers.htm
(2) Bureau of Labor Statistics,Occupational Employment Statistics,Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2016,29-2031 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians, http://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes292031.htm
(3) Wikipedia contributors, "Cardiovascular technologist," Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Cardiovascular_technologist&oldid=682416855
(4) O*Net Online,
Summary Report for: 29-2031.00 - Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians, http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-2031.00
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Payscale.com, http://www.payscale.com/research/US/Job=Electrocardiogram_%28EKG%29_Technician/Hourly_Rate

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