Clinicians & Clinical Practice

Clinicians and clinical practices can play an integral role in protecting children from tobacco and secondhand smoke (SHS). Find the most relevant information on coding and payment, training and CME courses, practice guidelines, and resources for counseling parents about smoking cessation.


Highlights

Talk With Your Doctor
Information related to the "Talk With Your Doctor" initiative of the Tips From Former Smokers media campaign.

Coding & Payment
The most recent coding and reimbursement recommendations to help your practice get reimbursement for services related to counseling for tobacco use and exposure to SHS.

Training and CME Courses
Discover opportunities for tobacco-related training offered by the American Academy of Pediatrics and other organizations. Some trainings offer CME credits.

Practice Tools
Find information that will help your whole practice better address tobacco use and SHS exposure. This information is provided by the Public Health Service and other organizations.

Counseling About Smoking Cessation
Get tools to counsel patients and families about their tobacco use and the effects on the rest of the family. Techniques and tips are offered to help make your clinical encounters more efficient.