Completing the EKG - Performing 12-Lead ECG .
Upon completing the procedure, remember to throw away any trash, return any equipment or furniture moved, return the side rails and bed to its original position and wash your hands.
Clean and return the EKG machine for proper storage. Re-stock as necessary.
Make sure the completed EKG has all the required documentation on it and the doctor’s order is signed off when you are finished.
Make copies or transmit as required by facility policy.
Authors and ReviewersAuthored by Thomas O Brien.
Medically reviewed by Dr.Jonathan Keroes, MD, Cardiology
Last Update: 11/8/2020