Nebraska Mission: Lifeline® Stroke

Beth Malina BSN, RN, CNRN
Director of Quality & Systems Improvement
(402) 416-5592

American Heart Association
1540 S. 70th St. Ste 100
Lincoln, NE 68506

Gary Myers MS, NREMT
Sr. Director Quality & Systems Improvement
(605) 215-1551

American Heart Association
P.O. Box 90545
Sioux Falls, SD 57109
Ngia Mua
Mission: Lifeline Project Specialist
(952) 278-7934

American Heart Association
2750 Blue Water Road, Ste 250
Eagan, MN 55121

Hospital Toolkit:

Acute Intracerebral Hemorrhage Protocol Guidelines (PDF)

Acute Ischemic Stroke Protocol Guidelines (PDF)

Acute Stroke Order Sets Sample (PDF)

Acute Stroke Transfer Handoff (PDF)

Acute Stroke Triage and Transfer Flowsheet (PDF)

Anatomy and Functional Areas of the Brain (PDF)

CARF Rehab Facilities (PDF)

Evaluation Acute Stroke Symptom Protocol Guidelines (PDF)

NE Acute Stroke Treatment Guideline (PDF)

NE Support Groups Listing (PDF)

NIHSS Long Form (PDF)

NIHSS One Page (PDF)

NSAC Stroke Guidelines (PDF)


Screening Tool to Assess Need for Rehab (PDF)

Target Stroke Door to Device Best Practices (PDF)

Target Stroke Lab Test (PDF)

Target Stroke Phase 2 Best Practice Strategies (PDF)

Target Stroke Time Interval (PDF)

EMS Toolkit:

Acute Stroke Triage and Transfer Flowsheet (PDF)

Acute Stroke Transfer Handoff (PDF)

Checklist 911 (PDF)

CVA Suspected Stroke State Model Guideline (PDF)

Hospital Levels of Care (PDF)

NIHSS (NIH Stroke Scale)

RACE card (PDF)

Stroke Guidelines (PDF)


FAQ Sheet (PDF)

Regional Stroke Systems of Care: CHI Health Good Samaritan Stroke Conference 7-2020

Stroke & Rehab Symposium 6-2019

  • Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke The Risk of NOT Giving Alteplase; James A. Bobenhouse MD (PDF)
  • Posterior Circulation Stroke; Anil Kumar, MD., Ph.D. (PDF)
  • Best Practices in the ED; Chastity Orr MSN, RN (PDF)
  • Transferring Acute Stroke Patients "What seems to be the holdup?; Carol Busch MSN, RN (PDF)
  • SIM-NE Mission Lifeline stroke (PDF)
  • Qualifications and Criteria for Stroke Rehabilitation; Amy Goldman, PT, DPT (PDF)
  • 2018 Rehab Guideline; Madeline McGill, OTD, OTR/L,LSVT-BIG Certified; Heather Knight, PT, DPT (PDF)
  • Utilizing Outcome Measures; Audrey Wise-Carrier, MSED.,CCC-SLP; Stacie Christensen, PT, DPT (PDF)
  • Continuum of Stroke Care; Amy Goldman, PT, DPT (PDF)

Mission: Lifeline Stroke Bootcamp