About Our Phone Coaching Program
Quit Now Kentucky provides free telephone counseling delivered by trained tobacco cessation coaches offering encouragement for quit attempts, materials to assist tobacco users who are ready to quit, and referrals to local cessation services. To enroll, Kentucky residents may call 1-800-Quit Now (1-800-784-8669). The quitline offers services in both English and Spanish from 8:00AM – 1:00AM EST Monday through Sunday. Help is just a phone call away so Quit Now Kentucky.
Quit Now Kentucky.org offers a comprehensive web-based program with the latest information and research-based tools to help tobacco users quit. Quit Now Kentucky is available 24 hours a day/7days a week and provides access to tailored motivational messages, step-by-step guides to cutting down and quitting tobacco, as well as online support from other quitters, and quit coaches. Enroll online and Quit Now Kentucky.
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Refer a Patient
ASK every patient at each encounter about tobacco use and document status.
ADVISE every tobacco user to quit with a clear, strong personalized message about the benefits of quitting.
REFER patients who are ready to quit tobacco within the next 30 days to Quit Now Kentucky.
|Print and fax a referral. ||Fill out and submit a referral online.||Optional: medical consent form for patients with an NRT contraindication (heart disease or conditions, uncontrolled high blood pressure, stroke or heart attack within the last year, pregnant or breast feeding.) |