NewYork-Presbyterian has launched a comprehensive smoking cessation program for our patients, with multiple resources to help them quit:
Includes information on Quitlines, counseling services available at NewYork-Presbyterian, and pharmacotherapy formulary information – PDF format.
Up to 70% of smokers say they would like to quit smoking. But they often struggle to kick the habit. Research shows that patients who get advice on quitting from a health professional – even just for a few minutes – are 30% more successful in quitting than those who don't.
Smoking is the most preventable cause of death in the U.S., causing over 400,000 deaths annually. Quitting can make a dramatic, immediate, and long-lasting difference in your patients' health.