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This Month's Profile: Ann H. Schlimgen/ RN, BSN, AE-C
This year will mark my 16th year working with asthma patients, and my 8th year as a certified asthma educator. Asthma is something that hits close to home for me, so it has always been a passion. My grandfather died from complications related to asthma. Several family members are challenged almost daily by the burden of asthma. So when I was offered the position two years ago to manage The Dean & St. Mary’s Neighborhood Asthma Clinic, a free health clinic that focuses exclusively on asthma-related care, I didn’t have to think about it for long. I regularly receive questions from other healthcare workers about our operations, so I thought I’d take this opportunity to discuss it...