Access to emergency cardiac response is vital to saving lives from a STEMI heart attack - the most deadly kind of heart attack. Nebraska received funding from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust to support the AHA’s Mission: Lifeline initiative which has ensured all parts of our rural state have the latest technology and improved response times for STEMI heart attack.
Recently, our neighbors to the east were the recipients of funding to ensure better coordinated heart attack care across the entire state, which will mean better outcomes for patients and more lives saved in Iowa. We are incredibly grateful to The Leona M. and Harry B Helmsley Charitable Trust for their investment in emergency cardiac care throughout the upper Midwest. Together, we can improve outcomes and save lives.
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