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What do we do?

Children with asthma require specialist care regarding their asthma and if they are on medication this also requires regular monitoring. The overall care of children with asthma in Rotherham is managed by consultant paediatricians (children’s doctors). This is usually via clinic appointments.

In between these appointments, the asthma nurse can provide support on a day to day basis to aid families with certain issues such as making the most of school, staying safe and enjoying leisure activities. The asthma nurse has clinics to monitor your child who has recently been diagnosed with asthma to offer support and regulating medication.  This can help to prevent hospital attendances. This is often via the telephone support service. If you are wondering whether the asthma nurse can help then please call.

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust
Rotherham Hospital
Moorgate Road
Rotherham
 S60 2UD 


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