Cardiac Care technicians perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures relating to the pulmonary and cardiovascular systems. They perform a variety of tests, including ultrasound and cardiac catheterization that determine health or illness in patient’s heart, lungs or related systems. They are responsible for ensuring patient’s safety and comfort before and during procedures, administering localized anesthesia and monitoring the patient equipment.
Cardiac Care Technology assists physicians and cardiologists in the diagnosis and treatment of heart and vascular-related diseases. They are taught to assist physicians in electrocardiography Treadmill test, Echo – Doppler, Cardiac lab procedures and Pulmonary function tests.