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Montana Governor signs STEMI Registry bill

Breaking news out of Montana – Governor Steve Bullock has signed the state’s STEMI Registry Bill! A STEMI carries a substantial risk of death and disability and calls for a quick response on many fronts. It can be quickly recognized using a 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG). In 2014, The Helmsley Charitable Trust gave the American Heart Association a $4.6 [...]

Montana STEMI Conference and Resuscitation Academy

Mission:Lifeline Montana partnered with Cardiac Ready Communities to host the third Annual Montana STEMI Conference and Resuscitation Academy. Over the course of two days, more than 330 health care providers came together to learn the latest guidelines and science and share best practices on providing the best care for acute heart attack and cardiac arrest patients. Lieutenant Governor Mike Cooney [...]

2nd Annual Mission: Lifeline STEMI Conference

Over 300 Physicians, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and EMS professionals met in Bozeman, Mont., to learn, share best practices, and plan for sustainability of the Montana STEMI System of Care. We have recently made some BIG strides in the fight against heart disease in the state. During the conference, the American Heart Association shared that two years into a [...]

Mission: Lifeline – Montana receives $400,000 Grant

Big news out of Montana! Our Mission: Lifeline Montana initiative that was launched a year ago, recently received $400,000 from the MJ Murdock Charitable Trust! The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust gave more than $4.6 million to fund Mission: Lifeline in Montana. Along with this gift came a fundraising challenge of $833,000. This generous grant goes a long [...]

#AHALaceUp

Wednesday was a fun day, a real feet frenzy! Without a doubt I think National Walking Day 2014 created more buzz than any year past. I was beyond thrilled at the activity taking place – both in person and via social media. I wish there was space to include a highlight from every market. Be sure to read [...]