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CCI Testing

CCI Testing

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CCI is a not-for-profit corporation established for the purpose of administering credentialing examinations as an independent credentialing agency. CCI began credentialing cardiovascular professionals in 1968.

A one-part examination process is available for six (6) CCI Registry Level Exams:

  • Congenital Cardiac Ultrasound-Registered Congenital Cardiac Sonographer (RCCS)
  • Electrophysiology — Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES)
  • Invasive / Cardiac Catheterization — Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS)
  • Echocardiography — Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS)
  • Phlebology / Venous Ultrasound — Registered Phlebology Sonographer (RPhS)
  • Vascular Technology / Vascular Ultrasound — Registered Vascular Specialist (RVS)

A one-part examination process is available for the following CCI Certificate Level Exams:

  • ECG, Cardiac Stress Testing and Holter monitors - Certified Cardiographic Technician (CCT)
  • Event Monitoring - Certified Rhythm Analysis Technician (CRAT)

The only mechanism for obtaining a CCI credential is through examination by CCI. Upon passing the required examination process, the registrant is awarded a credential to signify their registry/certification status.

For more information visit www.cci-online.org

Last updated 2020-04-29