We have compiled a range of resources to assist health professionals who are supporting respiratory patients. Should you have any feedback or recommendations for resources, please contact us on (08) 9289 3600 or email ask@asthmawa.org.au

NEW resources for COPD patients

Asthma WA and WA Country Health Service have developed two new resources for adult patients with COPD. These user-friendly resources were developed in consultation with consumers, nurses, allied health professionals and user experience and design professionals.

Videos – health professional education

View videos on asthma, COPD and COVID-19. New videos and webinar recordings are regularly added.

View videos here.

Asthma

COPD

NEW RESOURCES – to support COPD patients

How to use the editable COPD Home Action Plan

  1. Open the document
  2. Complete the highlighted fields
  3. Print IN COLOUR
  4. Sign the document
  5. Give to your patient and review the Home Action Plan with them

These new COPD resources were developed in collaboration with and support from the WA Country Health Service.

Other helpful resources

COVID-19

Goals of Care Resources

WA Department of Health ‘Goals of Care in COVID-19 Environment’ includes:

  • Conversation and Communication tips
  • Clinical assessment tools
  • Advance Care Planning resources
  • COVID -19 End of Life and Palliative Care resources

View “Goals of Care in COVID-19 Environment”

Other tools for guiding care

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)