GP and Health Service Providers Support

With the onset of the winter flu season, now more than ever it is important for people to manage their health.

Our Respiratory Health Nurses and Educators are available to support any patients with asthma and/or COPD. This includes our normal services as per those mentioned in the following sections along with:

  • Medication reviews
  • Asthma and/or COPD Care Plan
  • Promoting self-management of their condition and discuss concerns regarding vaccinations.

Patients will always be encouraged to contact their GP directly; Asthma WA provides support and education to promote the patient’s respiratory wellbeing and encourages ongoing contact with their health professionals.

We have compiled a range of resources to help you support your respiratory patients. To view the resources, please click the button below.

Asthma WA offers a range of free information sessions and training courses that are designed to educate and inform Health Professionals on asthma and other related respiratory conditions.

Patient Respiratory Support and Education

We work with you to achieve improved respiratory health for your patients.

Our service will cover:

  • Understanding prescribed medication and when to take it
  • Asthma basic facts
  • Asthma symptoms
  • How to recognise worsening asthma
  • Checking of device technique
  • Asthma management goal setting
  • Working to improve Asthma control using the validated Asthma Control Test.

Who can be referred

All patients with asthma and/or COPD can be referred to our services, free of charge.

Regional Western Australia

Our asthma and COPD services are also available for people in regional Western Australia.