Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) for Pregnant Women and Other Adult Patients

Presented by:
Jan Lanouette, MD
Assistant Professor
University of South Florida

Faculty Disclosure:

Dr. Lanouette has disclosed that she has no relevant financial relationships. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose. Conflict of interest information for the CME Advisory Committee members can be found on the following website: All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.

Release Date: August 12, 2021
Expiration Date:  August 11, 2023

Target Audience: All physicians, physician assistants, and advanced practice registered nurses. In particular, obstetricians, family physicians, internal medicine physicians, hospitalists, and other primary care providers.

Learning Objectives:

As a result of participation in this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Perform SBIRT in their daily practice
  • Recognize appropriate circumstances to conduct SBIRT
  • Select screening tools suitable to the provider’s practice
  • Conduct immediate, brief interventions on substance use
  • Recommend appropriate treatment options to patients
  • Apply reimbursement opportunities for SBIRT

Requirements for successful completion: Certificates are awarded upon successful completion (80% proficiency) of the post-test.

Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Florida College of Medicine and the Agency for Healthcare Administration. The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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