Healthcare Provider Toolbox

CDC has teamed with EPA to develop—and accredit—a new course designed for family medicine physicians, internists, pediatricians, occupational and rehabilitation physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, asthma educators, pulmonary specialists, cardiologists, and other medical professionals, “Particle Pollution and Your Patients’ Health.”

This course provides tools to help patients understand how particle pollution affects their health and how to effectively use the EPA Air Quality Index.

To explore the course, follow the links below:

WB2939 – Particle Pollution and Your Patients’ Health (Web Based)

Course Detail: 
https://www2a.cdc.gov/TCEOnline/registration/detailpage.asp?res_id=6800=

Course Link:
https://www.epa.gov/particle-pollution-and-your-patients-health

 


Consensus Guidance

Global Initiative for Asthma

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

European Respiratory Society and American Thoracic Society Task Force


Patient and Provider Resources

Allergy & Asthma Network

Online Patient Community

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

American Association of Respiratory Care

American Academy of Pediatrics

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

National Association of School Nurses


Allergy & Anaphylaxis Resources

National Guidance

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Patient and Provider Resources

Allergy & Asthma Network

Online Patient Communities

Allergyhome.org

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Connection Team

  • Civil Rights Advocacy Information about accommodations for individuals with a disability – including Section 504 Plans in the school setting 

Food Allergy Management and Education

National Association of School Nurses


 Resources for Children and Youth

Allergy & Asthma Network

American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

American Lung Association

Asthma Initiative of Michigan

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

KidsHealth.org