CESSATION RESOURCES TO SUPPORT YOUR CONVERSATIONS

Use these materials to start conversations, motivate your patients and make interactions about quitting easier.

Patient doesn’t appear “ready,” or they’ve tried many times: You can motivate them to consider quitting just by asking. Use these talking points (PDF) developed by Vermont providers.

Smoking’s effects on the body: Explore with your patient how smoking impacts the entire body with this interactive graphic.

Share all the available cessation pathways with free quit medication: Download a PDF handout of this chart for patients.

Supporting youth who are addicted to nicotine:

Local Leaders on Tobacco Cessation

Watch videos of Vermont providers discussing providers’ roles in tobacco cessation.

Dr. Walter Gundel highlights that a simple patient referral to 802Quits.org can be done in less than a minute. (05:10)

Dr. Harry Chen reminds physicians of the powerful role they play when they refer patients to 802Quits.org. (02:46)

Dr. Jaskanwar Batra speaks about the abnormally high incidence of smoking related illnesses compared to complications from mental health. (04:22)

Support Materials

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