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Smoking Cessation

The purpose of the Smoking Cessation program is to provide specialty services in the delivery of smoking cessation education, counselling, and support.

Smoking Session

The Smoking Cessation program was developed to enhance the patient experience, increase access to service, improve awareness and adherence to the Ottawa Model of Smoking Cessation (OMSC) protocols, assist patients develop a sustainable quit plan, and increase awareness about the benefits of not smoking.

The Smoking Cessation program is open to anyone who would like to quit smoking.

The goals of the Smoking Cessation program include:

    • Ask, Advise, and Act -> smokers every 3 months, ex-smokers every 6 months, and non-smokers every year.
    • Develop quit plans with patients.
    • Reduce percentage of smokers.

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