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…

Northwestern Regional Meeting (April 22)

The Northwestern Region meeting that had to be cancelled in February due to bad weather has been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 22 at 1pm (lunch starts at 12 noon) at Rockingham Memorial Hospital.… MORE

Northern Region Meeting (April 10)

The Virginia Heart Attack Coalition’s Northern Region is meeting on Thursday April 10 from 7:30am to 9:00am at NOVA Prince William hospital.  A light Continental breakfast will be available.… MORE

Virginia Heart Attack Coalition / Mission: Lifeline Annual Meeting 2014


Friday, May 2, 2014

7:30AM – 3:30PM

Mary Washington Hospital Fick Conference Center
(located in the Moss Free Clinic Building)

1301 Sam Perry Boulevard

Fredericksburg, VA 22401


Click HERE to register or visit http://learn.heart.org and search for code “6540“.… MORE

Dinner and Social Gathering (May 1, 2014)

Please join us for an evening of STEMI Education with

Lowell Satler, MD
Washington Cardiology Center, P.C.
Washington, DC

STEMI Systems of Care

The Medicines Company is sponsoring a dinner and social gathering on Thursday, May 1, 6:00pm (the night before the annual VHAC / ML statewide meeting) at Brock’s Riverside Grill (503 Sophia Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401).… MORE

Inova Heart and Vascular Institute 2014 Cardiovascular Symposium

Contemporary Strategies for Practice Excellence in Cardiovascular Disease

April 25-26, 2014

Course Overview

The Inova Heart and Vascular Institute 2014 Cardiovascular Symposium will provide physicians with a working knowledge of clinically relevant and up-to-date topics using a combined lecture and case study approach.… MORE

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.… MORE

STEMI Bill of Rights

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