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    Our recieving hospital is a 'border state' which  includes four states in total.  We have had a couple issues come up of patient preference.  Both situations the patient requested to be transferred, while having a STEMI, to our facili...
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    Wonderful article! Thank you so much for sharing and raising these important questions. I look forward to hearing other's thoughts on this.   
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    Interesting article. Thanks!
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    Great Video!

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    The Emotional Heart: Stress linked cardiomyopathy
                The heart is an intriguing organ.  We embrace it during moments of joy, when falling in love, and when we are overwhelmed.  We grasp at our heart during periods of sadnes...
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    Hello Kerstin
    Thanks very much.
    Looking forward for my intense participation and sound learning path through lifeline.
    Infact i just completed the CPR & AED certification and like to know more on this

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Mission:Lifeline Expands its mission for 2016

The American Heart Association initially created Mission: Lifeline® to save the lives of STEMI heart attack patients by connecting healthcare providers, prehospital providers and community stakeholders in a proactive system of care – from symptom onset through cardiac rehabilitation. Thanks to the program’s success, the American 
Heart Association is expanding Mission: Lifeline to include all patients who suffer from both types of myocardial infarctions — STEMI and NSTE-ACS.

Mission:Lifeline-Not Just for STEMI Anymore

STEMI & Cardiac Resuscitation Maps


Our more advance and upgraded mapping tool provides detailed state and county-level detail on STEMI and Cardiac Resuscitation coverage across the nation. Use this interactive map to identify systems in your region or locate gaps in coverage. You can also view the location of Mission: Lifeline recognized hospitals and toggle on different statistical layers in the "Edit Map" tab! 

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