College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Road
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
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The following is a class that MAY be offered. To see if this class is among our current offerings, please see our schedule of classes.
Students will learn basic knowledge and skills to take electrocardiograms (ECG), including operating an ECG machine, preparing the patient, placing the leads, and recording the tracings. This course is designed to expand the abilities of multi-skilled workers in hospitals, nursing homes, and healthcare facilities.† Textbook required.
Prerequisite: An active American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers card is require prior to the start of the practicum, HTH-5770. Detailed immunization records and a criminal background check at the studentís expense will also be necessary. Before clinical experiences at area medical institutions, students may be required to provide proof of current health insurance and/or a negative drug screen.
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|HTH-5120 †||tuition: $99/ fees: $51†||1.5 CEUs†
Kelly Winters, MSN, RN, CPP