Archive - Feb 15, 2018

Archive - Feb 15, 2018


Take a Step for Survival

Join or support the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation Team at the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community on May 12th.

PITTSBURGH, PA--The Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation is once again participating in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community in Pittsburgh. This year's walk will be on Saturday, May 12th.

The annual fundraiser is underwritten by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield so that there is no cost to participating nonprofits and all funds raised go directly to those organizations. The 5K walk will begin at 9 am at Stage AE on Pittsburgh's North Shore.

CMS Releases Final Coverage Policy For ICD Implantation

On Feb. 15, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a final policy decision updating the national coverage determination (NCD) governing implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) implantation for Medicare fee-for-service patients.

Mission & Vision

The mission of the Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) Foundation is to prevent death and disability from sudden cardiac arrest. The vision of the SCA Foundation is to increase awareness about sudden cardiac arrest and influence attitudinal and behavioral changes that will reduce mortality and morbidity from SCA.

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