Lung Health Program- IHHN

Aim:

  • To provide competence in the functions required for the OLD respiratory nurse.

Objective:

Use a blended learning program including video based courses and on-site hands on training to:

  •  perform spirometry
  •  teach inhaler techniques
  •  perform ACT and CAT 





Objectives :


  • To provide basic information regarding asthma diagnosis and management, particularly in adults and children above 5years of age, to the OLD doctors
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  • Teaching doctors how to deal with asthmatic patients in a targeted manner with the help of comprehensible write-ups and images, all as per updated GINA (Global Initiative for Asthma-2021) guidelines
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  • Assessments to help them judge their knowledge
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  • On completion of course and based on individual assessment, course completion certificate will be issued



Objectives:

  • To help OLD doctors explore various aspects of COPD diagnosis and management
  •  Provide an updated and easy-to-understand model of approach to COPD patients based on GOLD(Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Disease) 2021 guidelines
  •  Tools to self assess one's knowledge
  •  On completion of course and based on individual assessment, course completion certificate will be issued.

Objectives:


  • To provide basic information about various aspects of inhaler usage and dealing with commonly occurring problems in this regard
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  • Providing links and illustrations to OLD doctors to help understand inhaler techniques and find available options
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  • Additional information on devices available to treat special cases
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  • On completion of course and based on individual assessment, course completion certificate will be issued
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