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This one-hour Webinar outlines resources available for helping people quit tobacco, training resources available to assist clinical personnel in discussing and motivating users to quit and the various quality reporting measures for tobacco use and cessation.


What You Will Learn

  • Acquire knowledge of the various quality reporting measures for tobacco use and cessation including strategies/recommendations for capturing data in electronic health record (EHR) systems
  • Understand strategies for implementing efficient, evidence based tobacco cessation services (based on USFPTF guidelines) designed to maximize patient effectiveness, outcomes and meet reimbursement requirements
  • Be aware of the Tobacco Use Prevention and Cessation Counseling Medicare Benefits
  • Gain a better understanding of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Best Practice training to discuss tobacco using the 5 A’s – Ask, Advise, Assess, Assist and Arrange
  • Review motivational interviewing questions and statements to obtain the most information from the patient in a short amount of time
  • Understand the importance of not only addressing the tobacco use, but making a referral to help the patient take action to quit tobacco use
  • Understand the value of the national network of Tobacco Quitlines and how they can help patients quit
Guest Speakers
  • Dawn E. Wiatrek,¬†American Cancer Society
  • Pamela Graef Luckett,¬†Tobacco Quitline Manager