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…

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Final agenda available
Friday, May 29, 2015
8:00AM – 3:30PM

Centra Lynchburg Hospital
First Colony Conference room
1901 Tate Springs Road
Lynchburg, VA 24501
Register now!

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Emergency Cardiovascular Care: 2015 and Beyond

Duke Medicine, the American Heart Association, and Mission: Lifeline

VHAC / ML Steering Committee member Peter O’Brien, MD FACC, will be one of the presenters and panel discussants at this conference on May 15-16 in Charlotte, NC.  Dr O’Brien’s presentation is entitled “Transfer: The Longest Myocyte Breath Hold”.  Click here for more information about this  conference.

Inova Heart and Vascular Institute 2015 Cardiovascular Symposium

REGISTER TODAY! Join us in April! The Inova Heart and Vascular Institute 2015 Cardiovascular Symposium provides clinicians with a working knowledge of clinically relevant and up-to-date topics using a combined lecture and case study approach. This interactive, evidence-based conference combines … Continue reading

Door to Balloon Time: Does it Matter?

The presentation by Dr. Michael Kontos for the statewide teleconference on December 11, 2014 “Door to Balloon Time: Does it Matter? A Tale of Two Studies“, can be accessed in one of two ways below: open in your browser in … Continue reading

STEMI Bill of Rights

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