The Asthma Management Program is a 3-6 month education and care coordination program that works in partnership with the primary care physician’s management plans. The program supports the physician-patient relationship and plan of care through environmental assessment, patient and family education, and ongoing family contact and reinforcement. The Asthma Management Program adheres to the asthma guidelines set forth by the National Heart and Blood Institute.
At Children's Health℠, we offer care for the entire spectrum of asthma, from our low risk services through Children's Health℠ Pediatric Group to our Joint Commission certified Asthma Management program.
The care team for inpatient, meaning hospitalized patients, and outpatient, meaning doctor's appointments, at Children's Health service severe and high risk asthma. Your child's care team includes clinical pulmonologists, nurse practitioners, nurses, respiratory therapists, dieticians, and social workers.
Our Children’s Health Pediatric Group Medical District location treats low risk asthma in a primary care environment.
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