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Smoking Cessation

Program description

The main objective is to offer counsel and general education services on the effects of smoking.  The program includes self-management tools that contribute to the process of quitting smoking and reducing health risks.  It is voluntary; however, the participant must commit to participate in the first section of the program.

Participation Criteria

  • Voluntary interest in quitting smoking and educating yourself on the subject
  • Must be referred by a doctor
  • Be a smoker or former smoker
  • Pregnant smokers
  • Family members of smokers can participate
  • Older than 18 years-old
  • Availability to attend all educational interventions
  • Be a patient of the Vital Health Plan

Participation Procedure

  • Self-transferred – insured who see the promotion and voluntarily interested in participating in the program
  • PCP referrals – the primary physician will identify the insured smoker or former smoker in some evaluation and offer the alternative of the “Living Without Smoke” program.
  • Referrals by CSI Clinical staff – through internal referrals by eCW
    • Other Referrals Triple S Clinical Programs – Clinical Management analysts as part of telephone interventions with policyholders may identify policyholders with the need to quit smoking and provide the referral opportunity.