EKG TECHNICIAN Skillsheet

CARDIOVASCULAR
Heart Sounds
                             
Coronary Circulation
                             
Vascular System
                             
Conduction System
                             
CHF (Congestive Heart Failure)
                             
Ischemia
                             
Pulmonary Hypertension
                             
Systemic Hypertension
                             
Diseases of the Aorta
                             
ELECTROCARDIOGRAM
Landmarks/application of leads
                             
Interpretation
                             
Monitoring
                             
Arrythmias
                             
EQUIPMENT/INSTRUMENTATION
Temporary Pacemakers
                             
Permanent Pacemakers
                             
Defibrillators
                             
Event Monitors
                             
TraceMaster Vue (TMV)
                             
HOLTER MONITORING
Preparation of Equipment
                             
Application of Leads
                             
Monitoring
                             
PATIENT CARE
Vital Signs
                             
Normal Lab Values
                             
Emergency Procedures
                             
Pulse Oximetry
                             
Documentation
                             
STRESS EKG WITH TREADMILL TESTING
Preparation of Equipment
                             
Monitoring
                             
Complications
                             

 

SUPPLEMENTAL  
 

Preschool and School Age

Adolescents

Young and Middle Age Adults

Older Adults

Infants and Toddlers

Experience with Hospitals?

Yes No

Experience with Clinics?

Yes No