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Smoking cessation brief advice essentials training for eye health professionals

Available from: 1/12/2020

Where to publish: https://quit.org.au/eyehp

Provider: Quit Victoria

Contact: Rachel Whiffen , [E] Rachel.Whiffen@cancervic.org.au, [P] 61 3 9514 6305

Learning Objectives

  • Understand who is smoking and which priority populations have higher rates.
  • Understand the negative impact of smoking on health outcomes.
  • Understand the impact of smoking on eye health.
  • Know how to provide fast, simple and effective brief advice in a supportive manner.
  • Understand the important role of multi-session behavioural intervention (such as Quitline) and how to refer.
  • Understand the different smoking cessation pharmacotherapy options available.
  • Know what additional resources are available to support people.

Max CPD hours awarded: 1.25

Session Information

Name
Smoking cessation brief advice essentials training for eye health professionals
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
No
Therapeutic?
No
Duration of CPD Session/Module
1
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
1.25