Helping Smokers Quit Report: Register for Dec. 7th Webinar
Monday, November 14, 2011
Posted by: Natalia Gromov
December 7, 2011, the American Lung Association will be releasing its fourth
annual Helping Smokers Quit: Tobacco
Cessation Coverage 2011 report. This report provides an overview of
smoking cessation services and treatments offered in each state by Medicaid,
Medicare, state employee plans, quitlines and private insurance. It also
discusses past and future federal government actions to help smokers quit.
year, the report will feature a list of the Ten Most Quit-Friendly States and
Ten Least Quit-Friendly States. The report is a great resource to focus media
and policymaker attention on cessation coverage policies. You can read last
year’s report here.
are invited to join us for a Webinar on the release date. We will discuss the
findings, focus of this year’s report, and 2011 trends. Please share this
invitation with staff, volunteers and tobacco control partners you think would
Smokers Quit – 2011 External Webinar
December 7, 2011, 2:00 p.m. EST
Who: Tobacco control partners
nationwide. Note: this call is not for
media. Reporters are invited to contact Mary Havell at 202-715-3459
or email@example.com for
more information or to schedule separate interviews.
How: Register here.
Please contact Jennifer Singleterry (firstname.lastname@example.org)
or Mary Havell (email@example.com) with
Source: Jennifer Singleterry, Manager, Cessation
Policy, American Lung Association