Asthma Jump Start

Status: Complete

WHAT: A project to facilitate training programs that teach the Model for Improvement as a framework to improve systems of care for treating children with asthma.

WHO: More than 50 teams and 200 health leaders from across New York State participating in the New York State Asthma Outcomes Learning Network.

WHEN: June 2006 to December 2010

FUNDER: The project was funded by the New York State Department of Public Health.

NICHQ'S ROLE: Provided train-the-trainer sessions to teach how to apply quality improvement methodology and how to run a learning collaborative.

Children getting a workout in gym class