Health EKG (HEKG)

HEKG 1113 - EKG (2 Credit Hours)

This course introduces the student to the electrocardiogram (EKG) purposes and procedures. Students will gain knowledge regarding the normal structure and function of the heart with emphasis on the conduction system. A supervised lab portion (30 hrs.) is an integral portion of this course and will allow student performance of EKG procedures. This course includes a minimum of 30 hours of clinical externship to be performed by the student under the supervision of a preceptor or course instructor in a variety of health care settings.

Prerequisite(s): HNUR 1211 and HCOR 1212

Co-requisite(s): HCOR 1200