Asthma outreach program
The Asthma Outreach Program at Baylor Scott & White McLane Children's Medical Center – Temple is geared toward helping patients, their families, healthcare providers and even the community work together to better understand asthma and how to better manage it.
The Martha Foster Lung Care Center in Dallas offers this free program about six times a year for children between ages 8 and 12. Kids enjoy games, prizes and field trips to spots like The Science Place while they learn about peak flow monitoring, medications, environmental triggers and prevention strategies.
In conjunction with the Dallas Independent School District (DISD) and the Dallas Asthma Consortium, the Martha Foster Lung Care Center at Baylor University Medical Center, part of Baylor Scott & White Health and Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Irving share an educational video to teach school nurses, nurse assistants, and other school personnel how to recognize the signs and symptoms of an asthma attack.