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…

Central Region Meeting (Sept. 4, 2014)

VHAC’s Central Region will be meeting in Richmond on Thursday, September 4, from 8am to 10am. Dr. Peter O’Brien (VHAC Co-founder and Steering Group Member) will be giving an update on the Virginia Heart Attack Coalition and the ACTION Registry. … Continue reading

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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