Get With The Guidelines®-CAD Overview

Updated:Aug 10,2017

Benefits of Get With The Guidelines® - CAD Enrollment!
  • FREE for 2017
  • $500 discount for 2018 access when contracted prior to November 1, 2017
  • FREE 2018 option when contracted prior to November 1, 2018
  • Consultative services provided by familiar AHA Quality Improvement staff
  • Streamlined, intuitive, user friendly data collection form
  • Less than 90 total data elements, only 47 required for Mission: Lifeline recognition analysis
  • STEMI only data option
  • Chest Pain Center Accreditation data/reports (beginning early 2018)
  • Ability to create customer reports by provider, by gender, by EMS agency, by Referring Hospital and much more
2018 MISSION: LIFELINE MEASURES
STEMI Receiving Center Recognition Measures
  • Arrival to PCI ≤90 Minutes   
  • ASA on Arrival              
  • ASA on Discharge             
  • Beta Blocker on Discharge   
  • ACEI/ARB on Discharge   
  • EMS FMC to PCI ≤90 Minutes or ≤120 Minutes - when EMS drive time ≥45 Minutes AND when Door to Balloon ≤30 Minutes
  • Statin therapy on Discharge
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Plus Measure : Arrival to First Facility to PCI ≤120 Minutes
Plus Measure : Arrival to First Facility to PCI ≤120 Minutes
 
STEMI Receiving Center Reporting Measures (not used for Mission: Lifeline recognition analysis)
  • Arrival to 12 Lead ECG ≤10 Minutes  
  • Door In – Door Out of ED ≤30 Minutes
  • Arrival to Referring Hospital to 12 Lead ECG ≤10 Minutes (patients transferred for PCI)
  • Arrival to Referring Hospital to Transfer Out ≤45 Minutes (patients transferred for PCI)
  • % STEMI alerts (Cath lab activations) with pre-hospital notification
  • Cardiac Rehab Referral
STEMI Referring Hospital Recognition Measures
  • Arrival to 12 Lead ECG ≤10 Minutes  
  • Door In – Door Out ≤45 Minutes
  • ASA on Arrival     
  • ASA on Discharge
  • Beta Blocker on Discharge   
  • Stain therapy on Discharge
  • ACEI/ARB on Discharge   
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
For more information on GWTG-CAD and/or Mission: Lifeline participation, contact GWTG-CAD/Mission: Lifeline