The Breathmobile® program is a wonderful example of synergy between health care organizations that are solely committed to the improvement of children’s asthma and has proven to be an efficient model in shifting patients from episodic care to preventative care.
There are now eleven Breathmobiles® throughout California serving nearly 300 elementary, middle, high schools and several comprehensive health clinics. The Breathmobile® has also been replicated in 3 other cities including Phoenix, Baltimore and Mobile, Alabama. Each Breathmobile® visits approximately 25 school sites and returns every 6-8 weeks to provide continuous asthma care. The Breathmobiles® treat more than 5,000 children a year throughout California and has a goal to enter about 1000 new patients per year.
Breathmobiles are located at the following sites:
To learn more, feel free to contact AAFA at 323-937-7859 or email us here.