Cardiology & Electrophysiological Technologists (3217)

Cardiology technologists operate electrocardiogram equipment and use medical imaging technologies to record cardiac activity of patients to aid in the diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of heart disease. Electrophysiological diagnostic technologists operate electroencephalographic, electromyographic and other electrophysiological diagnostic equipment to assist physicians in diagnosing diseases, injuries and abnormalities. Cardiology and electrophysiological technologists are employed in clinics, hospitals and medical laboratories. (National Occupational Classification)

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Education

The University of Manitoba does not offer any specialized educational programs leading to a career as a Cardiology, Neurodiagnostic or Electrophysiological Technologist . However, students may complete pre-requisite courses for diploma programs at the university. Please view the links below for more information about training programs in North America.

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Date modified: January 7, 2020