This accredited education activity provides an overview of how tobacco use causes and worsens heart and vascular diseases, respiratory diseases, and cancers. Information is presented to help providers discuss how cessation can reduce the risk of developing disease and the benefits of cessation after diagnosis.
National Jewish Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
National Jewish Health designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
National Jewish Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. National Jewish Health designates this enduring material for .25 contact hours (0.025 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.
Universal Activity Number: 0831-0000-21-008-H01-P.
Activity Type: Knowledge-based.
Other healthcare professionals who complete this activity that are not physicians or pharmacists will receive a certificate indicating they participated in an activity designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.