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Electrocardiography Schools

At a median salary of $42,000/yr., a cardiovascular technician, also known as an EKG technician, monitors a patientís heart through an electrocardiogram. Using electrodes attached to a patient's chest, an EKG technician monitors the electrical impulses from the heart and records the findings for the doctors on the front line of the war against heart disease.