Supporting Implementation of Smoking Cessation Programs in Public Housing Primary Care Settings
Resource Topic: Clinical Issues, Promising Practice, Quality Improvement, Social Determinants of Health (SDOH), Special and Vulnerable Populations, Workforce
Resource Subtopic: Behavioral Health, Substance Use Disorders, Patient-Centered Health Outcomes, Patient Engagement, Programs and Services.
Keywords: Access to Care, American Indians/Native Alaskans, Blacks/African Americans, Chronic Diseases and Care, Education - Staff (e.g., Competency-Based), Health Risk and Behavior, Hispanic Americans/Latinos, Latinas, Mental Health, Performance Improvement, Residents of Public Housing, Smoking Cessation, Patient Education.
Year Developed: 20; Session 2 11
Resource Type: Archived Webinar
Primary Audience: C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, COOs, CMOs, etc)
Secondary Audience: Administrative Staff
Board of Directors
National Center for Health in Public Housing
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Resource Summary: During this learning collaborative health center staff learned about different aspects for implementation of smoking cessation programs.
Resource Details: This Learning Collaborative aimed to identify barriers to implementation of and strategies to establish smoking cessation programs in primary care settings through a series of four sessions: a didactic webinar, covering the behavioral aspects of cessation counseling, the FDA approved medications for cessation and some basic Motivational Interviewing techniques, and a subsequent three learning collaborative sessions, detailing how to conduct each counseling session whether they are individual or group. NCHPH provided a written Protocol booklet to be used as a guide during actual sessions.