GAP Many pediatric providers are unaware that they are able to actively help parents quit smoking by prescribing nicotine replacement therapy and referring parents to the CA Smokers' Quitline. This course teaches pediatric providers how to screen children for SHS exposure, and how to help parents quit smoking to protect their children from SHS and THS.
BRIEF SUMMARY This course teaches pediatric providers how to screen children for secondhand smoke exposure, and how to help parents quit smoking to protect their children from secondhand smoke and thirdhand smoke.
OBJECTIVE After viewing the course video, participants should be able to list 3 effects of secondhand smoke and thirdhand smoke on children.
Target Audience This free activity was designed for University of California faculty, staff and students but also open to other healthcare professionals. Note: all respiratory care practitioners (RCP) wanting RCP credit must 1. select "Respiratory Therapist" as their occupation and 2. enter their RCP number in the evaluation form.
_______________________________________________________________________________ This activity will take approximately 30 minutes to complete. CME credit is obtained upon viewing video, submitting the online evaluation and successfully passing the test. An electronic CME certificate will be available after requirements are completed. Method of participation: 1. View video 2. Complete the test 3. Complete the evaluation 4. Certificate will generate after test and evaluations are completed Optional Resourses
Accreditation The University of California, Davis Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Physician Credit: The University of California, Davis Health System designates this educational activity for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ acceptable for multidisciplinary team members
Nurses: For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME. For the purpose of relicensure, the California Board of Registered Nursing accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (report hours of credit and fill in “CME Category 1” for the provider number). Physician Assistants: The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification. Respiratory Care Practitioners (RCP): The Respiratory Care Board of California states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification.
_______________________________________________________________________________ Disclosures of Relevant Financial Relationships No relevant financial relationships with commercial interests:
FACULTY Jyothi Marbin, M.D. UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland