Smoking Cessation Taskforce Video
Task Force Members Rafael Ortega, M.D., and Michael Herzig, M.D., discuss the benefits of becoming a non-smoker.
PQRS #404: Anesthesiology Smoking Abstinence
Physician anesthesiologists play an important role in helping people who smoke to quit – especially on the patient’s procedure day. Beginning in 2016, anesthesiologists are able to report PQRS #404: Anesthesiology Smoking Abstinence as part of the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) program.
Learn more about how to report this measure.