Asthma Management (AIM)
The AIM program provides patients and families with individualized asthma management education by a Certified Asthma Educator(AE-C).
The AIM staff are educators and advocates for the patient and their families! We listen to your concerns and understand the many challenges families living with asthma are faced with. The AIM staff works with Henry J. Austin Health Center providers, programs and services and also partners with community agencies and organizations to provide resources to help improve the quality of life for the patient and their family. This includes linking families to community programs that can provide healthy home assessments, transportation, and community education workshops at sites throughout the Trenton area.
Services Offered in the Asthma Management program are:
- Asthma Management education for HJAHC participating patients and their families
- Community education workshops for residents of the greater Trenton area
Details & Contacts
Location of Asthma Management Program: Available at all Henry J. Austin Health Center Sites and also available to everyone through telemedicine
On-site Lab: at 321 North Warren Street, Monday through Friday 8 AM to 4 PM
On-site Pharmacy: at 321 North Warren Street, Monday through Friday 9 AM to 5 PM
AIM Coordinator: Margaret Vasil, Certified Asthma Educator
AIM Bilingual Clinical Community Health Specialist: Ashley Gonzalez, BA
The AIM program is supported through a grant from The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey. AIM is also supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under the Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program. Asthma Management for Coaches and Athletes was made possible through a grant from Trenton Thunder Charities.