Categories: General Date: May 5, 2014 Title: Tufts Wins National Environmental Leadership Award in Asthma ManagementCongratulations to the team over at Tufts Medical Center for being recognized by the EPA as outstanding leaders who are improving the lives of people with asthma by delivering strong environmental asthma management as part of their comprehensive asthma care services. See the article about their award here. Way to go Tufts Department of Community Health Improvement Programs! Keep up the great work!
Tufts MC’s Department of Community Health Improvement Programs (CHIP) has operated the Asthma Prevention and Management Initiative (APMI) to serve a primarily immigrant, non- or limited-English speaking and densely populated Chinatown community. APMI is the only local asthma management program that focuses on and prioritizes Asian speaking families and features program components in the hospital, schools and community.