Case Studies

A Milestone for Healthier Hearts in the Upper Midwest

Since 2010, cardiac care has been a significant focus area of the Rural Healthcare Program, which works to improve access to quality healthcare in Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming. The Program has reached an exciting milestone – ambulances and hospitals in... Read More

Paramedics train with the LUCAS 2 device.

Lifesaving CPR Technology for Cardiac Arrest Patients

The LUCAS™2 Chest Compression System fully automates CPR that is faster and more effective than when administered manually. Every year, more than 480,000 Americans suffer an out-of-hospital sudden cardiac arrest. Sadly, only five percent survive. However, thanks to an innovative new technology, the... Read More

Mission: Lifeline

Mission: Lifeline

CEO of the American Heart Association, Nancy Brown, spoke to the Trust about Mission: Lifeline, a program of the association designed to help hospitals and EMS personnel develop comprehensive, integrated systems of care to improve outcomes for those suffering the most serious heart attacks and out-... Read More