Help us ensure everyone in Nebraska has the opportunity to live longer, healthier lives.
Healthy for Good
Living healthy and free of disease makes a critical difference in quality of life. That’s why we’re working to raise awareness about the vital effect lifestyle has on health and helping communities form healthy habits.
Nebraska Share Your Story
Sharing your personal connection to heart disease or stroke can impact so many others.
Join the fight to end heart disease and stroke by attending a local event!
- There are no upcoming events in your area at this time. Please participate in a Virtual Heart Walk.
- 2020 Virtual Heart Walk, Date: Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 12:00 AM
COVID-19 Community Conversation
The Omaha American Heart Association hosted two COVID-19 Community Conversations, one in English and one in Spanish, to help people understand the impact of COVID-19 on heart disease and stroke patients and survivors, including what they can do to protect themselves during the pandemic. Discussion included what to expect if you go to a hospital, the importance of calling 911 when experiencing signs of a heart attack or stroke, the American Heart Association’s response to COVID-19 and how to safely reintegrate back into the community.
CPR &First Aid Training
Emergencies leave us feeling helpless, but they don’t have to. Take two minutes to learn Hands-Only CPR™ now. 70 percent of out-of-hospital cardiac arrests happen in homes. When a person has a cardiac arrest, immediate CPR can double or triple their chance of survival. Prepare to save a life, find a CPR course near you today.
Focus on Quality
When medical professionals apply the most up-to-date evidence-based treatment guidelines, patient outcomes improve. That's the simple truth behind the drive for continuous quality improvement. Our comprehensive suite of programs can help you advance farther and faster in the quest for ever-better care.
Nebraska Mission: Lifeline®
Nebraska Mission: Lifeline Stroke’s innovative regional collaboration will work to ensure compatibility, consistent training and uniform protocols for both transporting and treating stroke patients across the state.
Policy has the power to protect our health, improve communities and drive lasting change. The American Heart Association empowers citizens to take informed action on local and state policies because we can all benefit from things like smoke free laws and complete streets.