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  • 1. Media Resources_1374085769498 Resources for capitol hill media outlets.
  • 2. Structured and Supported Debriefing Course Structured and Supported Debriefing teaches advanced life support instructors how to facilitate an effective debriefing of their students within 10 minutes after a skills practice session. The course focuses on a learner-centered debriefing model, draws on evidence-based findings from behavioral science, focuses on critical thinking and encourages participants to analyze their performance and motivations. The course is self-paced and is completed entirely online.
  • 3. Additional Resources The videos included on this page were cited in the study, "The Effectiveness of Ultrbrief and Brief Educational Videos for Training Lay Responders in Hands-Only Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: Implications for Future of Citizen Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training," published in the journal Circulation March, 2011.
  • 4. AHA Instructor Essentials New materials for conducting AHA Instructor courses are now available.
  • 5. Register for Health Professional Toolkit Client / Patient Materials Register to receive the Heart-Check mark Health Professional Toolkit Client / Patient Materials from the American Heart Association at no cost to you.
  • 6. MAA Health Education Resources Are you having a health fair? Due to limited resources, we are unable to send a representative to your event and cannot provide printed materials. We value your interest in and support of the American Heart Association, and have materials available for purchase and/or download and distribution at your event.
  • 7. Pre-Diabetes Tools and Resources The American Heart Association offers these tools to help you reach your treatment goals and better manage pre-diabetes.
  • 8. Media Resources Resources for capitol hill media outlets.
  • 9. Sign Up to Keep Up The American Heart Association has lots of FREE programs, newsletters and more to help you learn and live a healthy life. Sign up now!
  • 10. Heart Attack Recovery Where were you when you had your first heart attack? Don't wait for a second. Make preventing another heart attack your first priority. Learn how!
  • 11. Event Resources for Hoops For Heart Resource page for Blackbaud site.
  • 12. Heart-Check Health Professional Toolkit Client / Patient Materials The American Heart Association offers these materials to help you teach your clients/patients how to use the Heart-Check mark.
  • 13. Event Resources for Jump Rope For Heart Resource page for Blackbaud site.
  • 14. Arrhythmia Tools & Resources The American Heart Association offers toold and resources for arrhythmias such as, Answers by Heart Patient Information Sheets, arrhythmia brochures, arrhythmia survivor stories, and a new afib poster for healthcare professionals.
  • 15. External Health Care Reform Resources Resources for Health Care Reform
  • 16. Resources For Caregivers These resources from The American Heart Association will help you better care for someone who has heart disease or who has had a heart attack, heart surgery or a stroke.
  • 17. Tools For Your Heart Health The American Heart Association provides resources and tools for your cardiovadcular health.
  • 18. AFib Resources For Patients & Professionals Find afib resources for patients and healthcare professionals, plus a list of FAQs about atrial fibrillation.
  • 19. Rise Above Heart Failure Toolkit Use American Heart Association tools and resources to empower your patients living with heart failure.
  • 20. Print and Web Resources The American Heart Association provides print and web resources and tools for your heart health.
  • 21. Help For Heart Failure Caregivers Becoming a caregiver for someone with heart failure requires a long-term commitment of time and energy. The American Heart Association believes as a caregiver, you need a plan and you need support.
  • 22. Assess Your Health The American Heart Association provides these online health risk calculators and resources to assess your heart-health risks.
  • 23. WSA Online Health Fair Kit Are you having a health fair? This site is designed to provide a variety of valuable, self-serve resources. We appreciate your interest in and support of the American Heart Association!
  • 24. Heart Attack Tools and Resources Find American Heart Association tools and resources for heart attack survivors and caregivers, including interactive animations and quizzes, downloadable patient sheets and more.
  • 25. SWA Health Fair Kits Are you having a health fair? Due to limited resources, we are unable to send a representative to your event and cannot provide printed materials. We value your interest in and support of the American Heart Association, and have materials available for purchase and/or download and distribution at your event.
  • 26. Cholesterol Tools and Resources Monitoring and maintaining healthy cholesterol levels is easy when you have the right tools. These resources will help you talk with your doctor about developing the right plan for you, understand your doctor's instructions, follow your plan and learn how to make diet and lifestyle changes easy and lasting.
  • 27. Heart Attack What is a heart attack, also called a myocardial infarction? What is coronary heart disease and coronary artery disease? The American Heart Association explains the Warning Signs of Heart Attack, Risk of Heart Attack, Symptoms of Heart Attack, Treatment of Heart Attack, diagnosis of heart attack, heart attack resources, heart attack tools, heart attack symptoms, heart attack signs, heart attack warning signs.
  • 28. Keep Track of Your Heart Health The American Heart Association provides this list of downloadable resources and tools for your heart health.
  • 29. Patient Education Resources for Healthcare Professionals The American Heart Association helps your patients learn about heart disease and cardiovascular conditions such as high cholesterol, high blood pressure, heart attack, heart failure, arrhythmia, atrial fibrillation, congenital heart defects, diabetes, heart failure, stroke, cardiac arrest, cardiac rehab, peripheral artery disease, pad, cardiovascular conditions of childhood, HIV, hiv and your heart, tools, resources
  • 30. Resources to Help You Quit Smoking Resources to quit smoking from The American Heart Association.
  • 31. Congenital Heart Defects Tools and Resources The American Heart Association offers these congenital heart defect tools and resources.
  • 32. Heart Valve Toolkit Use American Heart Association tools and resources to empower your patients living with heart valve disease.
  • 33. More Cardiovascular Conditions The American Heart Association helps you learn about heart disease and cardiovascular conditions such as high cholesterol, high blood pressure, heart attack, heart failure, arrhythmia, atrial fibrillation, heart valve disease, congenital heart defects, diabetes, heart failure, stroke, cardiac arrest, cardiac rehab, peripheral artery disease, pad, cardiovascular conditions of childhood, tools, resources

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We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikeable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

We’re improving the quality of care for heart and stroke patients by:

  • Training millions of Americans in CPR, advanced life support, AED (defibrillator) use and first aid; promoting AED placement in businesses and public places
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American Heart Association
2015-2016 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research 20.3%
  • Public Health Education 36.7%
  • Professional Education and Training 16.7%
  • Community Services 8.1%
  • Management and General 7.1%
  • Fund Raising 11.1%