The Montana Asthma home visiting Program (MAP)
The Montana Asthma home visiting Program (MAP) provides free asthma education for people of all ages with uncontrolled asthma. Examples of topics covered in the curriculum are what asthma is, how to control your asthma, and how to avoid asthma triggers. The curriculum was developed based on medical guidelines and research from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Learn more about the program below or contact program coordinator, BJ Biskupiak, at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Scroll down to see where MAP sites are located and who is eligible to participate.
Currently, MAP services are available through the health departments in:
- Anaconda-Deer Lodge
- Cascade County
- Custer County
- Flathead County
- Gallatin County
- Lewis & Clark Public Health in Helena
- Missoula County
- Park County
- Richland County
- Bullhook Community Health Center in Havre
These 10 sites cover 24 counties, many visible in blue on the MAP below.
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Who is eligible for the program?
Any individual with a current asthma diagnosis within a service area who has had either:
- an emergency department visit, hospitalization, or unscheduled medical office visit for asthma OR
- an Asthma Control Test score of less than 20 in the last year.
*Individuals with asthma who do not meet these requirements are still eligible for MAP with a direct referral from their healthcare provider.
- Montana Asthma Data
- Key Program Documents
- Montana Asthma Advisory Group
- Asthma Home Visiting Program