EKG Monitor Technician Salary in United States

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Average Salary for EKG Monitor Technician in United States

The average salary of a(n) EKG Monitor Technician in United States is $62,477.

The average hourly rate of a(n) EKG Monitor Technician in United States is $30.04.

The average bonus of a(n) EKG Monitor Technician in United States is $1,081.00.

Job Description:

Analyzes data from cardiac-function monitoring device (holter monitor) worn by patient for use in diagnosis of cardiovascular disorders: places magnetic tape or cassette from holter monitor worn by patient in scanner and starts scanner that produces audio and visual representation of heart activity. Adjusts scanner controls that regulate taped sounds associated with heart activity and focus video representation of sounds on scanner screen. Observes scanner screen to identify irregularities in patient cardiac patterns, utilizing knowledge of regular and irregular cardiac-function patterns, or verifies data provided by computer program that automatically scans, analyzes, identifies, and prints irregular heart patterns. Prints sections of abnormal heart patterns or full disclosure tape for physician. Analyzes information in patient diary to identify incidents that correspond to heart pattern irregularities detected on heart monitor. Records findings on report form and forwards tapes, form, patient diary, and printouts of heart patterns to interpreting physician. May attach electrodes to patient's chest and connect electrodes to heart monitor, following standard procedure. May measure distances between peaks and valleys of heart activity patterns, using calipers, to obtain data for further analysis. May perform other diagnostic procedures, such as electrocardiography and stress testing, to aid in medical evaluation of patient. Less

Analyzes data from cardiac-function monitoring device (holter monitor) worn by patient for use in diagnosis of cardiovascular disorders: places magnetic tape or cassette from holter monitor worn by patient in scanner and starts scanner that produces audio and visual representation... More

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