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Given the medications our patients need to take, and their general poor health, we know ECG testing is important, but we don’t have the expertise to read them. Since the adoption of HSCN and Technomed technology, it is now much easier and faster to get an ECG report and take the required action. As a clinician, you don’t necessarily get involved in (tech) – but this is simple.