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The American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline Program and Duke University’s School of Medicine and School of Nursing announced today the receipt of a quality improvement grant of $3.5 million from the AstraZeneca Medical Education Grants Office to improve systems of care for quickly treating heart attacks. more...
Posted by Summer Huggins on STEMI in the News Feb 10, 2015 3:41 PM CST
Mission: Lifeline would like to off our congratulations to Dr. Robert O'Connor for being awarded the distinguished Ronald D. Stewart Award from the National Association of EMS Physicians at the association's annual meeting in New Orleans on Jan. 25, 2015. The award, named after one of the pioneers of emergency medicine and paramedic systems in the ... more...
Posted by Summer Huggins on From AHA Jan 30, 2015 9:18 AM CST
The Mission: Lifeline® EMS Recognition 2015 application is now open. You can access the application from the Mission: Lifeline EMS Website . The application will remain open until Feb. 28, 2015, at 12:59 PM CT. Contact your local Quality Director with any questions or write . You can also access tools ... more...
Posted by Summer Huggins on From AHA Jan 15, 2015 4:46 PM CST
(HealthDay) -- Improved coordination between paramedics and hospitals can reduce heart attack deaths nearly fivefold by getting patients quicker treatment, a new study shows. That's the conclusion of a clinical trial that measured the impact of an American Heart Association initiative designed to improve care for heart attack patients. ... more...
Posted by Summer Huggins on STEMI in the News Nov 21, 2014 9:01 AM CST


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