EMS

Updated:Apr 16,2012

Mission: Lifeline
The American Heart Association has the utmost respect for the role of emergency medical service professionals.


These first responders are critical to the success of an effective STEMI system of care. Whether serving densely populated metro areas, rural residents with issues regarding geographic access or communities in between, EMS challenges are unique for each setting. The American Heart Association wants to help these professionals find solutions that overcome the barriers to timely access to appropriate STEMI treatment and empower them to save more lives.

intro   Learn more about the vital role of EMS
in Mission: Lifeline.