Supporting Pregnant and Postpartum Women to Quit Tobacco

Services like home visiting, lactation services, and 1-800-QUIT-NOW not only offer critical services to help your patients have a healthy and happy pregnancy, but they also provide your patients the extra boost and reinforcement to quit using tobacco. In this module, you will hear from a variety of New Hampshire providers who work with women who use tobacco before, during and after their pregnancy. They will share their insight and experience in how they motivate women to consider quitting and support them along the way with their challenges.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the unique issues related to supporting pregnant and postpartum women to quit tobacco.
  • Confidently provide a robust, tailored response to pregnant and postpartum women.
  • Make appropriate referrals to resources such as 1-800-QUIT-NOW, NH Home Visiting Program services, and NH Lactation Program services.

 

 

To receive a certificate of completion or CEU for this lesson, you need to complete the 2-part assessment.

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