Training for Systems Change: Addressing Tobacco and Behavioral Health - Course 2
University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention (UW-CTRI), with funding from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS)
University of Wisconsin-Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP)
NOTE: If you have not competed module 1 and module 2 from Course 1, do so before starting Course 2.
Completing modules 1 and 2 from Course 1 before you begin Course 2, while not required, is recommended. These two modules provide an overview of all the dimensions of integrating tobacco into the behavioral healthcare system.
Practitioners who provide health care to people with mental illness/substance abuse disorders, obligated to address the nicotine addiction of their patients as part of their scope of practice, including physicians, nurses, physician assistants, social workers, and mental health and substance abuse providers. Program Directors and Quality Improvement staff will also benefit from this activity, as they are obligated to adopt policies regarding the use of tobacco.
Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Discuss evidence-based tobacco dependence treatment
- Describe how to tailor smoking cessation medications for smokers who have a mental illness and/or other addiction
- Illustrate how to provide tobacco dependence treatment in the behavioral health setting
- Demonstrate how to build a brief tobacco dependence intervention into an Electronic Heath Record (EHR) and how to use the EHR to facilitate exchanges between the clinician and a telephone quit line
- Describe examples of practical advice to provide tobacco users about using e-cigarettes to quit in the context of the ever-evolving e-cigarette market and evidence
|In support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.|
Credit Designation Statements
American Medical Association
The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.5 ANCC contact hours. The University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing is Iowa Board of Nursing provider 350.
Continuing Education Units
The University of Wisconsin–Madison, as a member of the University Continuing Education Association (UCEA), authorizes this program for .25 continuing education units (CEUs) or 2.5 hours.
- 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 2.50 ANCC Contact Hours
- 2.50 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
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