Asthma Management Programs

Please contact the Center for Chronic Care Management for more information on the following asthma management programs, as well as other programs that we offer the community. For information, e-mail us at chronic.care@midhosp.org or call 860-358-5420 (toll free 888-447-6211).

Little AIR

The Little AIR program is a patient care program for children with asthma. Little AIR works collectively with the child, parents and physician.

Using one to one guidance, the goal is to teach the asthmatic child and parents:

  • How to use a peak flow meter and what the results mean.
  • What are asthma triggers and how to avoid them.
  • How to properly use their asthma medication.

The program can be tailored to all children and will instate a coordinated plan with the child's (primary care provider), day care provider or school personnel. Meetings are by appointment.

AIR Middlesex-Asthma Management

AIR Middlesex is a patient care program for people with asthma.

This program offers adults:

  • Individual one on one assessment
  • Guidance in the use of a peak flow meter to monitor lung capacity
  • How to properly use their asthma medication.
  • Home assessment to determine environmental triggers.
  • Advice on how to lessen or eliminate asthma triggers.
  • Customized treatment plan and follow up with patient's physician.

Meetings are by appointment.

 

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Middletown, CT 06457


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