The Division of Tobacco Prevention and Control partners with National Jewish Health to provide the PA Free Quitline which offers smoking cessation services to all Pennsylvania residents, 24 hours a day/7 days a week.
Pennsylvania Free Quitline 1-800-QUIT-NOW (784-8669)
Libérese del Tobaco 1-855-DEJELO-YA (355-3569)
Deaf/Hard of hearing (TTY relay CA Communication Assistant) 1-877-777-6534
Consistent research has shown that telephone support and self-help advice are approximately twice as likely to attain success.
*Eligibility criteria: To receive counseling, eligible patients must be 14 years of age and older. To receive medication, eligible patients must be 18 years of age and older; and complete the medical screening questions. All eligible patients must be a resident of Pennsylvania.
PA Free Quitline services include: ·
- Up to five (5) quit coach calls ·
- Two or more weeks of nicotine replacement therapy, if available ·
- Unlimited, inbound calls for additional support during times of high risk for using tobacco ·
- Pregnancy Protocol designed specifically to help women during and after pregnancy
What to Expect from the PA Free Quitline: ·
- During first contact, you will be asked several intake questions to understand more about you in order to provide you with personalized assistance ·
- You will be transferred to a quit coach during your first contact, if you and a coach are available ·
- At the completion of each quit coach call, you and the quit coach will schedule the next quit coach call that best fits your availability ·
- Nicotine replacement therapy, if available, will be shipped directly to your address after completion of the first quit coach call ·
- You may be contacted after you have completed the PA Free Quitline services in order to give important information to help the Pennsylvania Department of Health provide the best services possible
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