INHALE: Inspiring Health Advances in Lung Care
Improving Care and Outcomes for Children and Adults with Asthma and COPD in the State of Michigan
Changing the Treatment Paradigm on a Population Level

INHALE Initiatives

Medication Over Reliance

Reduce reliance on short-acting beta-agonists and oral corticosteroid overuse to improve disease control and reduce exacerbations and long-term adverse effects

Patient & Provider Education

Education for both providers and patients on inhaler use; recognition of good disease control and measures to reduce acute exacerbations


Improving access to and the appropriate use of spirometry as a tool to accurately diagnose both Asthma and COPD

Improve Patient Outcomes

Proactively focusing on risk mitigation and exacerbation reduction in addition to enhancing our ability to achieve disease control

Upcoming Events

Scheduled Meetings & Working Groups


Monthly Physician Organization Calls

Two Call Offered Monthly
Each PO Must Attend One Call


Biweekly Education Working Group

Every Other Monday
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM


Biweekly Measures Working Group

Every Other Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

About Us

INHALE Mission & Vision

The Inspiring Health Advances in Lung Care (INHALE) aims to engage and empower Primary Care Providers (PCPs), Specialists (SCPs), and Physician Organizations (POs) across the state to improve patient outcomes, address inequalities in care, and promote high-value health care for children and adults with asthma and adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).


Our vision is a world where everyone can breathe deeply and live fully.


Recent News


Participating Physician Organizations

In 2022 INHALE kicked off our collaborative with eleven pilot POs who are helping us shape the way we improve care for asthma and COPD patients across the state of Michigan.