Mission Lifeline STEMI Decision Guideline App

avidnurse-app-icon

apple-app-store

The Mission Lifeline app is a mobile app for medical first responders and ER nurses to manage heart attack patients. The app is a collaboration between Ringful Health, American Heart Association, Capital Area Regional Trauma Advisory Council (CATRAC), as well as cardiologists, Emergency Room physicians, EMTs, and ER nurses from 22 hospitals and 25 emergency response services.

The app provides a step-by-step checklist to guide the first responder through the complex matrix of actions required to stabilize heart attack patients. The checklist items are dynamically generated for each patient based on individual circumstances such as diagnosis, medical history, and estimated time to reach hospital.

The app goes beyond real-time decision guides. It also captures the user’s response to each action item. Those responses can then be shared with other clinicians at hand off (ie from medical transport helicopter to hospital ER), as well as later via email.

The app is currently available on Apple iPhone and iPad. An Android version is in the works.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s