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Cardiovascular Medical Clinical Assistant

Overview

The Technical Competency in Cardiovascular Medical/Clinical Assistant is to provide students with the knowledge and skills to prepare them to perform noninvasive and peripheral examinations of the cardiovascular system at the request of physicians to aid in diagnosis and therapeutic treatments. The program includes instruction in reviewing and recording patient histories and clinical data, patient care, investigative and examination procedures, diagnostic procedures, data analysis and documentation, physician consultation, equipment operation and monitoring, and professional standards and ethics. CIP 510901

Outcomes

  • Graduate Program Satisfaction: Provide an opportunity for cardiovascular Technologist students to evaluate the effectiveness of their education and instructors upon completion of the program.
  • Employer Program Satisfaction: Provide an opportunity for cardiovascular Technologist employers to evaluate the effectiveness of our students annually.
  • Job Placement Rates: Enable 90% or greater employment rate in the field of cardiovascular technology of graduates within one year of graduation.
  • Program Completion Rate: The program completion rate will be 60% of students entering into the Cardiovascular Technologist program will complete in one year.

 

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