March 25, 2016

Free Webinar Using AHRQs Decision Aid for Lung Cancer Screening

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) will host a webinar from 2:30 – 4 p.m. (Eastern) Thursday, April 7, to discuss how the agency’s new lung cancer screening decision aid and toolkit can be used to meet the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid shared decision-making and patient counseling requirements for lung cancer screening with low-dose computed tomography.

Confirmed speakers and topics include Robert Volk, PhD, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, “Evidence-Based Policy Recommendations About Shared Decision Making for Lung Cancer Screening and Introduction of an Implementation Toolkit that Meets Current Policy Requirements,” and Richard Street Jr., PhD, Texas A&M University and Baylor College of Medicine, “Practical Strategies for Implementing High-Quality Shared Decision Making Processes in the Primary Care Setting.” The moderator will be Monique D. Cohen, PhD, MPH, AHRQ.

This activity will be accredited for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists and certified health education specialists. Learn more about the webinar and how to register.