Population Health in Action: Denver Health and Tobacco Cessation



Primary Competency

Community Dimensions of Practice Skills

Tobacco is the leading cause of premature death and disability in nearly all communities. Denver Health has made a concerted effort to utilize population health strategies to reduce the number of adult smokers in their community and these efforts have paid off with the prevalence of adult smokers falling from 27% to 20% during the course of their cessation programs. So how did Denver Health go about effectuating such a positive change? This video will provide an overview of the population health strategies Denver Health utilized to enhance their tobacco cessation programs and produce effective and measured results.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the population health strategies Denver Public Health used to reduce adult smoking prevalence
Length of Learning Opportunity
7 minutes
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