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  • 51. Getting Active with Life's Simple 7 The American Heart Association helps you learn to get active using these simple tips.
  • 52. Montana Lives In Montana Mission: Lifeline is focused on improving the system of care for patients who suffer from a STEMI heart attack, improving that system will ultimately improve care for all heart attack patients. - Help us save Montanan lives.
  • 53. USNWR 2015 US News and World Report American Heart Association 2015 Hospital Recognition Ad
  • 54. Las Vegas Lifestyle Change Award Nomination The American Heart Association wants to recognize individuals who have made positive changes to improve their quality of life and health. No change is too small, and every accomplishment is significant! Nominations for the Lifestyle Change Award can be submitted by friends, co-workers or relatives and individuals can nominate themselves.
  • 55. Mission: Lifeline Tools and Resources for Referring Hospitals Mission Lifeline tools for stakeholder groups
  • 56. About Mission: Lifeline Learn About Mission: Lifeline
  • 57. What Are My Risks For Getting Heart Disease Infographic The American Heart Association asks three simple questions to help you understand and determine your risk of heart disease.
  • 58. Phoenix Stroke Check Stroke Check - Abrazo Community Health Network including Abrazo Arrowhead Campus, Abrazo Central Campus, Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital, Abrazo Maryvale Campus and Abrazo Scottsdale Campus are proud to support the American Heart Association?s My Heart. My Life campaign.
  • 59. Controlling Cholesterol With Life's Simple 7 Infographic The American Heart Association helps you learn how to controll cholesterol with some simple steps from Life's Simple 7.
  • 60. Inland Empire - Nomination for Lifestyle Change Award The American Heart Association, together with our Lifestyle Change Sponsor Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, wants to recognize people who have made positive changes to improve their quality of life and health.


Our Mission

Community

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 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
  • Improving emergency care for heart attack victims through our Mission: Lifeline community-based initiative
  • Helping hospitals treat cardiac and stroke patients according to proven guidelines using our Get With The Guidelines® program
  • Strengthening stroke systems of care, teaching the public to respond to warning signs, and providing resources for stroke survivors and caregivers

We’re reaching at-risk populations through cause initiatives and online tools:

Nationwide, we invest over $132 million a year ($3.2 billion since 1949) in heart and stroke research that has led to recent breakthroughs such as clot-busting drugs and drug-eluting stents. Healthcare providers learn about medical advances and new treatment guidelines though our journals, conferences and online courses.

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%