The Adult Congenital Heart Association (ACHA) is a nonprofit organization which seeks to improve the quality of life and extend the lives of adults with congenital heart defects. Through education, outreach, advocacy and promotion of research, ACHA serves and supports the more than one million adults with congenital heart defects, their families, and the medical community.
Founded in 1985, the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation is dedicated to our mission of reducing morbidity, mortality, and disability from cardiovascular disease through education, prevention, rehabilitation, research, and disease management.
The American Heart Association's mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
The American Red Cross has a vision of one person in every household being trained in First Aid and CPR lifesaving skills, and all Americans being within four minutes of an AED and someone trained to use it in the event of sudden cardiac arrest.
Heart Rhythm Society has created this center to provide accurate, clear and understandable information about cardiac arrhythmia disorders. Designed to educate patients and the public, the site aims to further understanding of heart rhythm problems.
The Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association is a not for profit 501(c) (3) organization formed in 1996 to provide information, support and advocacy to patients, their families and medical providers.
Mended Hearts brings together all of us who are faced with the realities of heart disease to form a network of caring individuals.
Parent Heart Watch (PHW) is a state-by-state network of parents dedicated to reducing the often disastrous effects of Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) in children. Parent Heart Watch enables information sharing, support networks, and the formulation of nationwide programs that meet our mission and vision objectives.
PCNA is the leading nursing organization dedicated to preventing cardiovascular disease (CVD) through assessing risk, facilitating lifestyle changes, and guiding individuals to achieve treatment goals. This is accomplished through the integration of public and professional education and advocacy, which includes:
- Publishing a bi-monthly, peer-reviewed, indexed journal (Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing)
- Hosting an active website with over 30 online CE programs
- Distributing a monthly e-newsletter with late breaking news
- Holding regional and national meetings throughout the year
- Conducting research and publishing articles in relevant journals
- Speaking at national and international cardiology conferences
- Developing printed and downloadable clinical tools and patient-education materials
- Collaborating with industry partners and other healthcare organizations on educational and advocacy initiatives
ResearchMatch.org is a non-profit website that matched research volunteers with research studies at universities all over the country. By participating in research studies we believe that volunteers can actively impact advances in medical science. A research opportunity is out there for everyone.
The Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes Foundation's mission is to save the lives and support the families of children & young adults who are genetically predisposed to sudden death due to heart rhythm abnormalities.
The Society for Heart Attack Prevention and Eradication is an education-based organization that is dedicated to eliminating the threat of heart attack.
STARS (Syncope Trust And Reflex anoxic Seizures) is a national non-profit organization that raises awareness of Syncope and supports individuals and families coping with Syncope conditions.
The Sudden Cardiac Arrest Coalition is comprised of 30 organizations (including SCAA) passionate about preventing Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) deaths through legislative initiatives that lead to greater public awareness, research, and access to life-saving therapies.
Take Heart America brings doctors, nurses, paramedics, community leaders and people like you together in a new program designed to dramatically increase the number of people who survive Sudden Cardiac Arrest.