Train for a Cardiac Medical Device Clinical
and Sales Career in 24 Weeks

98% Placement Rate and
$83,000 Average Starting Compensation Package

Break down the barriers to entry into cardiac medical device clinical and sales careers! PrepMD’s 24-week academically rigorous and comprehensive training program prepares for a rewarding career in cardiac rhythm management (CRM), electrophysiology (EP), structural heart and interventional cardiology devices and procedures. The PrepMD Medical Device Specialist Training Program boasts a 98% placement rate with 500+ graduates, hailing from 44 states, placed into 42 states with an average starting compensation package at $83,000. Admissions includes a strict selection process, rigorous hands-on training, world-class clinical partnerships, and placement services prepare our graduates to hit the ground running working for leading device companies and healthcare providers across the U.S. Licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure.

A Rewarding Career

Making a Difference in the Lives of Cardiac Patients

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Economic benefits you enjoy
24-week program = fast route to career entry
9 weeks online = reduced cost of living expenses
3 sessions/year = easy to start when ready
Quality you can count on
State-of-the-art facility, experienced faculty = hands-on learning, individual attention
Clinicals @ Harvard, Tufts, BU, UMASS = incomparable clinical exposure
Academic rigor = PrepMD grads top scorers at corporate training
Licensed by State of MA = rigorous credentialing
Career & networking success for you
12 years, 550+ graduates, 98% placement, placed into 40 states = nationwide alumni network
PrepMD Professionals, dedicated placement services, placement contracts (50+ industry & healthcare employers) = placement opportunity & results
Corporate training & industry partnerships = PrepMD is a nationally recognized brand

Clinical Rotations at
Top Teaching Hospitals

Beth Israel Deconess Hospital

Beth Israel Deaconess, a Harvard Medical School teaching hospital is ranked among U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals

Lahey Clinic Medical Center

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, founded in 1923 and is a non-profit teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine

Boston Medical Center

Boston Medical Center, a BU School of Medicine affiliated hospital, treats one million patients annually across 70 specialties

Tufts Medical Center

Tufts Medical Center is the principal teaching hospital for Tufts University School of Medicine and a world-class medical center

UMASS Memorial Hospital

UMass Memorial Medical Center, the flagship member of the UMASS system and the region’s trusted academic medical center

What Makes PrepMD Your Top Choice

Academic, clinical & business exposure

With over 250 years of combined cardiac medical device clinical and sales experience, the PrepMD faculty provides students with the foundation needed to launch successful careers. Our clinical partners include the renowned Harvard, Tufts, BU and UMASS affiliated medical centers in the greater Boston area, where students observe cardiac procedures being performed by some of the best cardiologists and electrophysiologists in the world. PrepMD students learn the clinical, technical, and business knowledge needed to succeed in the highly competitive and desirable medical device career space.

We teach from experience

Founded by senior executives in the medical device industry, PrepMD understands the needs of employers in the cardiac space. We understand the market, the players, and the clinical and sales strategies at work. Most importantly, we know talent when we see it. Our full-time faculty members bring more than 250 years of combined health care and medical device industry experience to your classroom. From sales management to cardiac catheter lab experience, our faculty offer expertise on the clinical and practical applications of cardiac technologies and teach you about the business and sales side of the industry, too.

We offer a state-of-the-art training facility

Our 12,000 ft2 teaching center in Braintree, Massachusetts features simulation labs, programming equipment from multiple companies, a mock OR, an on-site library, and more. In 2011, our facility won American School and University‘s “Outstanding Design for a U.S. Training Center Facility.”

We prepare you for your role

We select talented and driven individuals for admissions into the PrepMD cardiac medical device specialist training program. With the help of PrepMD Professionals, students begin job search preparation on day one. Students work under the guidance of PrepMD Professionals on resume revision, bio development, and mock interview practice, in order to refine the personal and professional acumen required to gain entry into the cardiac medical device career space.

Comprehensive curriculum and selective admissions

The 24-week PrepMD training program requires an application and admissions interview. The curriculum includes cardiac rhythm management (CRM), electrophysiology (EP), structural heart and interventional cardiology disease states, devices and therapies.  Students learn clinical and technical skills, medical device business, sales, and market knowledge, and hands-on skills in cardiac devices and therapies. This rigorous and comprehensive training program rewards those who are passionate, focused, and hard working.

Offering 3 sessions a year to suit your needs

Students and hiring managers like the fact that PrepMD’s training calendar includes three sessions per year! We offer three 24-week sessions every year (Winter, Spring, and Fall), which begin in January, April, and August respectively. The first 9 weeks of each 24-week session is fully focused on core concept learning, which is delivered online with full guidance of our faculty through live webinars.  Each cohort completes three phases of study (phase 1 foundational curriculum online, phase 2 pre-clinical hands-on training, and phase 3 clinical observation rotations).

We bring employers to you

PrepMD Professionals LLC provides placement services to our graduates with a 98% placement rate. In fact, PrepMD Professionals has placement contracts with over 50 employers, including medical device companies and major healthcare systems across the country. Hiring managers and regional sales managers come to PrepMD for interviews, events, mentor presentations, and to take part in corporate training programs. Additional placement opportunities exist with PrepMD Professionals contract roles and PrepMD Remote Monitoring Services Divisions.

Proven Success

PrepMD’s unmatched industry connections, technologically advanced facilities, and clinical partnerships mean you have the best possible opportunity to prepare yourself for a future in the medical device industry. PrepMD graduates are placed with multi-billion dollar medical device giants and world-renowned healthcare facilities with starting compensation packages ranging from $65,000-$85,000+*. We offer training for a career path that makes a difference in the lives of patients. And we’re proud to say we do it in a way that nobody else can.

*PrepMD does not guarantee that a graduate will earn the stated amount, as many factors influence actual earnings and the components of an individual’s total compensation package.

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Program Overview

Everything you need to know about PrepMD’s 24-week Cardiac Clinical Specialist Program

Cardiac Careers

Cardiac Clinical Specialists balance clinical support and
commercial functions in their role.

Experienced Faculty & Staff

Over 250 years of combined industry and clinical cardiac experience.

Admissions Details

Program dates, admissions process, program dates, tuition/fees and financing details.

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Testimonials and informational videos, including a virtual tour of our award winning facility.

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