Centene Corporation provides expansive programs and related specialty services to those receiving benefits under Medicaid for more than 1.2 Million Members. Our asthma disease management program, NURTUR, utilizes a people-centered health management model. With proven experience integrating with other case managers, community resources, and being an active part of medical home, NURTUR is able to provide optimal health management for all asthma patients throughout their continuum of care. Using respiratory therapists as health coaches, patients are taught about compliance, environmental factors and how to follow an asthma action plan. Demonstrated outcomes include decreased inpatient admissions and ER visits for asthma and improved HEDIS measures.