Asthma Service for Children & Young People 21/22

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Asthma Service for Children & Young People 21/22

The aim of the Asthma Service for Children and Young People is:

To reduce the number of children and young people with unmanaged asthma by:

  • improving the accuracy of asthma diagnosis in under 19-year-old patient
  • reducing variability in diagnoses of asthma
  • ensuring high levels of GP confidence in diagnosing asthma

To support children and young people with asthma and their families to manage their condition more effectively by:

  • increasing the number of children and young people diagnosed with asthma who have an asthma management plan in place
  • ensuring that asthma reviews and management plans are developed jointly between clinicians and families and are of consistently high quality across practices