Asthma Care Program

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The asthma care program (ACP) is located within the three west general pediatrics unit and provide comprehensive management of acute asthma.

Phone: 937-641-5843

Medical Director: Gary Mueller, MD
Program coordinator: Belinda Huffman, 937-641-3266

Diagnoses or Conditions Treated

The focus of the asthma care program (ACP) is aggressive treatment of patients with asthma by a specially trained staff of nurses and respiratory therapists. Patient/family education is provided with every clinical encounter, preparing the child and family for preventive and therapeutic asthma disease management.

Services Available

  • Admission under observation for aggressive treatment under 24 hours
  • Inpatient admission as necessary
  • Asthma action plan

Outreach and Support

  • 937-641-3266
  • Asthma education
  • BREATHE - in-home asthma education
  • Asthma in Ohio Schools
  • Smoking cessation
  • STAND - Stop Tobacco and Nicotine Dependency - for teens

Referral Process

Phone: 937-641-3311, admitting

Locations

Related to : Pulmonology, Pulmonary Diagnostics.

 

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