Smoking Cessation (pharmacy-delivered)

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Smoking Cessation (pharmacy-delivered)

A Locally Commissioned Service (LCS) between Camden and Islington Public Health and Community Pharmacies in Islington.

Pharmacies signed up to the LCS deliver tier two stop smoking support, consisting of a structured stop smoking intervention of six one-to-one sessions of behavioural support and pharmacotherapy. Staff delivering the LCS are trained to nationally recognised standards for stop-smoking practitioners.

Onward referral to the smoker’s GP or to the Breathe stop smoking service is arranged when appropriate. More information can be accessed on the Breathe website.

Specification Document

Pharmacy-delivered Smoking Cessation LCS Specification 2021–22

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Overview

Submission
Jan 21st, 2021

Update
Jan 21st, 2021


Last updated: Apr 14th, 2021
Review date: Mar 31st, 2022