Asthma Management and Education Online (AME-O) Course Respiratory Therapists (RTs)
This online course is for respiratory therapists who teach and care for patients with asthma. The content follows the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program (NAEPP) "Expert Panel Report 3 (EPR-3): Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma" and the “2020 Focused Updates” to the guidelines.
Respiratory therapists can earn 8.75 contact hours for this course.
The AME-O course is based on the NAEPP's "Four Components of Asthma Management." Participants who finish the course will learn:
- Information on assessment and monitoring
- Control of environmental factors
- Medicine management
- Patient education
This program has been approved for 8.75 contact hours Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArther Blvd, Suite 100, Irving TX 75063.
If you are not a health care professional and would like to learn about the basics of managing asthma, take our ASTHMA Care for Adults course.
*NOTE: Upon checkout, you will receive an automated receipt email. Within the email - next to the purchased course - there will be a 'Download' link. Upon clicking the link, you will be brought to the purchased course. Please Contact Us if you have any issues.