Pediatric Asthma Care & Training offered free to community
October 10, 2012
Make a P.A.C.T. with Parkland – Pediatric Asthma Care & Training
Saturday, Nov. 3 at 11 a.m.
Nutfield Medical Office Building, Suite 102 (Entrance D)
44 Birch Street, Derry, NH 03038
Pediatric Asthma Care & Training (PACT) provides families throughout the Greater Derry area an opportunity to learn more about their child’s asthma and how to self-manage this chronic illness. Led by a certified asthma educator, as well as a pediatric nurse, the Make a PACT with Parkland community asthma education session helps families become familiar with:
- Asthma attacks
- Devices to monitor asthma
- Devices for administering medication
- Triggers and how to reduce trigger exposure
- How to read an action plan
- What to do in an emergency
- Question and Answer time
The program includes handouts, videos, tools for managing asthma and 3D models, and is offered at no cost to the community.
To register, call Consult a Nurse at 1-877-642-2362. Registration is requested, as seating is limited.