Asthma Awareness Education Program

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    Mission Statement: The Asthma Awareness Education Program will address the needs of students and staff by creating asthma-friendly environments and by providing educational resources for the students and staff on asthma disease management.  Program goals include increasing student/staff productivity and attendance; which benefit stakeholders with increased student performance, lower healthcare costs, and decreased absenteeism.  Healthier children learn better.


    How to Avoid the Asthma Peak  

    Asthma flares requiring a hospital or ER visit tend to spike in early-to-mid September. Why does it happen? How to be proactive and preventive to avoid a flare?

    Click here for graphic (September Epidemic)


Creating Asthma-Friendly Environments for NEISD Students

Contact: Diane Rhodes, AE-C, RRT, RCP