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Join us for our upcoming webinar, 2019 Mission: Lifeline EMS Recognition. AHA Quality Improvement staff will review the new interactive application, submission process and recognition criteria. This webinar will also include a highlight of the incredible work of Community Ambulance of Macon, Georgia. Lane Kilpatrick, Quality Improvement ... more...
Posted by Stacia Hickey on Mission:Lifeline Blog Oct 8, 2018 12:16 PM CDT

Mission: Lifeline EMS Recognition

This program recognizes EMS teams across the nation for their vital role in providing timely treatment for STEMI patients through Mission: Lifeline systems of care. 

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    The biggest challenge for me is I work with several hospitals and getting the STEMI data can sometimes be a challenge although I have made great strides in recent months developing and communications with the cardiac coordinators at ea...
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    A big thank you to all EMS agencies across the nation for providing excellent STEMI care. We look forward to recognizing even more agencies in 2019! For agencies who have not received a unique 2019 Mission: Lifeline EMS application lin...
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    Achievement measures numbers 3 or 4 may not apply due to an agency due to the transport destination hospital type selected (i.e. receiving center vs. referring hospitals). Therefore, patients would not be included in that particular...
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    The volume criteria for 2019 Mission: Lifeline EMS recognition has change from 8 STEMI patients per year to 4 STEMI patients per year. Agencies who treat and transport at least 4 STEMI patients annually can now qualify not only for a Bron...