Nancy Strand, MPH, RN

Frederick Greene, MD, FACS

Accredited by

American College of Surgeons

Course Description

Learning Objectives:
- Identify the prevalence of tobacco consumption and its relationship to mortality and health care costs.
- Describe the risks and complications associated with smoking for surgical patients.
- Explain the types of smoking cessation methods and resources that are effective for surgical patients.
- Construct effective methods that can be applied in your practice to support preoperative smoking cessation.
- Determine the essential elements for coding and documentation to support reimbursement.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2017-Mar-01
Expiration Date:2020-Mar-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes

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