Quitlines and Behavioral Health: The Hidden Resource

Duration:

90 Minutes

Webinar Speakers

Linda A. Bailey, JD, MHS

President and CEO, North American Quitline Consortium

Etta Short, MS

Director, Clinical Development and Support, Optum

Robert Vargas, MSW, MPH

Manager – Clinical and Quality Support, Optum

Webinar Objectives
  1. Identify key milestones in the development of promising practices for behavioral health by the quitline community

  2. Describe five components of a quitline tobacco cessation program tailored for callers who report a behavioral health condition.

  3. Describe the outcomes of a tobacco cessation behavioral health program pilot.

Instructions for CME/CEU Credit

NEW Accreditation for respiratory therapists:

This program has been approved for a maximum of 1.50 contact hours Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100 Irving TX 75063, Course # 148613000.

Instructions for CRCE credit will be included in the post webinar email.

ACCME Accreditation

CME/CEUs will be available for participants who join the LIVE session, on April 12, 2017. You will receive instructions on how to claim credit via the post webinar email.

Disclosures

This UCSF CME activity was planned and developed to uphold academic standards to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor; adhere to requirements to protect health information under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA); and include a mechanism to inform learners when unapproved or unlabeled uses of therapeutic products or agents are discussed or referenced.

The following faculty speakers, moderators, and planning committee members have disclosed they have no financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any commercial companies who have provided products or services relating to their presentation(s) or commercial support for this continuing medical education activity:

Linda A. Bailey, JD, MHS, Christine Cheng, Brian Clark, Jennifer Matekuare, Roxana Said, MPH, Catherine Saucedo, and Steven A. Schroeder, MD

 

The following faculty speakers have disclosed a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with a commercial company who has provided products or services relating to their presentation(s) or commercial support for this continuing medical education activity. All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support:

Etta Short – Employee of Optum

Robert Vargas, MSW, MPH – Employee of Optum