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Event Monitoring

Event Monitoring

How to transfer a cardio call:

  • Place the Event Monitor on the left side of the chest, above the heart directly, so the four metal bases contact the skin firmly.
  • Press and hold the green recording button until you hear three beeps, then a whistle.
  • Release the button and keep still until the whistle stops. Avoid movement or talking during recording to lessen the artifact.
  • For any questions, please call (2520088-Ext. 17184-18581).

How to send recording:

  • Dial this number (2521820).
  • You will hear recordings.
  • Wait until the answering machine is finished with the instructions. Then give your name and the number of the recorder clearly and the symptoms such as; chest pain, palpitations, shortness of breath, dizziness, etc.
  • Hold the mouthpiece of the telephone against the cardio call speaker.
  • Press the yellow button until you hear some beeps followed by a whistle.
  • Wait until the whistle stops and your recording is being transmitted.


  • You can record new events again and again by following the mentioned above steps.

How to get an Event Monitor:

  • You will be called for your appointment when an event recorder is available.
  • When you come for event recorder hook-up, please bring the following:
    • For Saudis, bring an ID or an equivalent.
    • For Non- Saudis, bring an Iqama or a passport.
    • You have to pay 1000 SR as a deposit for the event recorder, which will be refunded upon returning the recorder to the laboratory.
    • As for the Business Center patients, they have to pay 2000 SR. One thousand Saudi Riyals for the procedure, and the other is a refundable device deposit.

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9/20/2022 3:38 PM