Treating Tobacco Dependence
Tobacco use remains the number one cause of preventable disease and death as it has been for decades. Still, many clinicians feel ill-prepared to engage patients in addressing this addictive behavior. Gain updated information from the UPMC Tobacco Treatment Service.
Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, Pharmacist, Physician, Physician Assistant, Psychologist, and Social Worker.
This activity is approved for the following credit: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, ANCC, ACPE, and ASWB. Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
- 0.25 ACPE PharmacyThe UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.
- 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 0.25 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 0.25 ASWB
- 0.25 Attendance