American Lung Association Releases Resources for Students with Asthma

In early 2016 Tthe American Lung Association (ALA), with support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, released several resources to help school districts and independent schools improve access to asthma medications for their students, including an Asthma Medication Template Policy, a Student Readiness Assessment Tool, and a Student Readiness Online Learning Module. These resources follow their previous issue brief, “Improving Access to Asthma Medication in Schools: Laws, policies, practices and recommendations,” as well as an infographic “”

The Asthma Medication Template Policy can be found here.

The Student readiness Assessment Tool and Online Learning Module can be found here.