The American Heart Association proudly recognizes the following EMS provider organizations that serve and/or jointly serve their community. Thank you for applying the most up-to-date evidence-based treatment guidelines to improve patient care and outcomes in the community you serve. 2019 AWARD AGENCY NAME City/State Bronze Plus ... more...
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.
Webinar: Introducing Heart Attack Certifications from The American Heart Association and The Joint Commission0 RepliesListen to a complimentary webinar featuring two new cardiac certifications that will be available for heart attack programs starting July 1, 2019. The Primary Heart Attack Center and Acute Heart Attack Ready certifications will be o...
AHA and The Joint Commission announce new Primary Heart Attack Center (PHAC) and Acute Heart Attack Ready (AHAR) certifications available July...0 RepliesThe American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary health organization devoted to a world of longer, healthier lives, and The Joint Commission, the nation’s largest independent healthcare evaluation organization, ha...
2 RepliesHow are the ED's organized for EKG process?
Do you have a dedicated EKG tech or is it an ED tech assigned to triage?
If it's an EKG tech is this person employed by the ED or EKG department?
Thank you for your post. Does your hospital have a chief complaint-based cardiac triage protocol that streamlines ECG completion? Data have shown that simple, directed changes to ED triage can significantly affect door-to-...