University of Wisconsin–Madison

UW-CTRI Partners with Epic, GHC to Help Patients Quit Smoking

The Wisconsin State Journal wrote about how Epic software is prompting GHC staff to contact patients who smoke and offer help to quit.

It’s part of a seven-year, $6.1 million R35 federal grant from the National Institutes of Health to UW-CTRI Director Dr. Michael Fiore. The goal of the grant is to overcome barriers to effective treatment of smokers in primary care settings.

Read the full article at: https://madison.com/wsj/news/local/health-med-fit/epic-systems-meeting-addresses-doctor-notes-opioids-smoking-cessation/article_b2d4a625-1528-59cb-8674-1ef7819c1011.html