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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 [...]

Rome Betts winners

The Rome Betts Award of Excellence is among the most prestigious of AHA/ASA national staff awards. We are so excited to announce that three of our Health Strategies colleagues and the Greater Bay Area Heart Walk team are among the winners. Award for Revenue Generation – Heart Walk The Greater Bay Area Heart Walk team, led by Jill DiGiacomo and [...]

Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signs SB 196 creating statewide stroke system of care.

The state of Nevada paved the way for saving hundreds of lives each year when Governor Brian Sandoval officially signed Senate Bill 196 into law on May 13 – creating a statewide stroke system of care. Standing right next to him at the ceremony was our exceptional volunteer Kathy McCormick, a stroke survivor who testified in support of SB 196 [...]