Welcome to the Virginia Heart Attack Coalition / Mission: Lifeline website!

The Virginia Heart Attack Coalition (VHAC) is a volunteer collaborative organization dedicated to improving care for heart attack patients in Virginia by implementing the American Heart Association’s (AHA) Mission: Lifeline guidelines and fostering cooperation and coordination among the Commonwealth’s STEMI care providers.  MORE…

Northern Region Meeting (October 24, 2014)

The Virginia Heart Attack Coalition’s Northern Region will meet on Friday, October 24, 7:30-9:00am at Reston Hospital Center.


  • EMS Regional Update
  • Hospital Updates
  • Open Discussion

The meeting will be held in West Wing Conference Room C.

Light breakfast will be served.

Virginia’s 2013 Mission: Lifeline STEMI Award Winners

Congratulations to the Virginia hospitals that won the 2013 American Heart Association Mission: Lifeline awards for following the most up-to-date treatment guidelines for STEMI care. 2013 Silver Receiving These hospitals are recognized for at least 12 months of 85% or … Continue reading


STEMI Bill of Rights

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