Goal and Learning Outcomes
The course will be discontinued on July 16, 2017. Please plan to finish the course by July 15th if you wish to earn credit for it. A new version of the course will be posted later in the year.
The goal of this smoking cessation continuing education program is to help nurses, physicians and respiratory therapists in devising a plan to help patients quit smoking. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
- Identify the stages of readiness that patients exhibit during the process of smoking cessation
- Describe three smoking cessation approaches or aids healthcare providers can suggest to patients
- List three contraindications for nicotine gum and patches
Course Termination/ Update Date : 07/16/2017
Course Originally Released on : 09/07/1999
In support of improving patient care, OnCourse Learning 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.
Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.
Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.
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