State Agencies | Online Services
 

Support for Health Professionals

Quality Care and Treatment

There is no cure for asthma, but symptoms can be controlled with effective asthma treatment and management.

Achieving quality asthma care requires both initial diagnosis and guideline based treatment. Maintaining asthma control involves long-term, regular follow-up care. Health professionals assist asthma patients with self-management by providing skills designed around appropriate medication use and addressing environmental factors that cause symptoms. 

Below are professional resources to help as you partner with you partner with your patients who have asthma.

Guidelines from the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program (NAEPP): The NAEPP Expert Panel Report 3 (EPR-3) provides guideline based care through a quick reference guide for easy access. Click here to access the NAEPP Quick Reference Diagnosing and Managing Asthma.

American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology: The AAAAI has assembled an impressive set of resources for use in daily practice to help maximize resources and provide excellent patient care. Click here to access the resource for health professionals, Practice Matters!

 

Page Updated: 1/24/2018