Allied Professional | Heart Rhythm Society

Allied Professional

Allied Health Professional membership is for those who are not physicians and are actively involved with the technical aspect of pacemakers/ICDs, or the performance of electrophysiologic techniques, and who are employed by a clinical practice setting, academic institution or equivalent.


To apply, click on the membership that is right for you based on your location.

Membership Rate (USD)
AHP in the United States $129
AHP Outside the United States:
World Bank High or Upper-Middle Income Countries
AHP Outside the United States:
World Bank Low or Lower-Middle Income Countries
The Heart Rhythm Society Allied Health Professionals are unique and valued members of heart rhythm teams, whose diverse educational backgrounds include, but are not limited to, the following professions:
  • Registered Nurse
  • Advanced practice provider– Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant, Clinical Nurse Specialist, CRNA (Nurse Anesthetist)
  • Genetic Counselor
  • Cardiac Technician/ Technologist 
  • Pharmacist
  • Medical assistant
  • Psychologist
  • Radiologist technologist
  • Biomedical Engineer
  • Manager with responsibilities for heart rhythm care
  • Research Coordinator  
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Industry specific personnel not associated with sales/marketing*


Although state/province licensing and national certification determine many individual roles in heart rhythm care, the Heart Rhythm Society recognizes that institutional bylaws and job descriptions will alter the specific job-related responsibilities. Therefore, the allied health professional is a varied group with different professional goals and needs.  

This diverse group’s unique knowledge of the scientific foundation, clinical skills and technical knowledge of heart rhythm management, working collaboratively with their physician colleagues, is dedicated to promoting excellence in the care of patients with heart rhythm disorders. 

*please refer to HRS bylaws regarding industry membership

Learn More About

Visit our Membership FAQs or contact the Membership Hotline at or 202-464-9855.

Allied Professional Council

The AP Council consists of allied professionals serving on committees and subcommittees, working groups, and task forces, and three to five at-large members. The Council helps coordinate benefits for AP members and serves as a resource for information.