Tobacco Addiction and Treatment Services (TATS)

Dates: 2007-2011

State: New Hampshire

Client(s): NH Tobacco Prevention & Control Program

Service: Health Care & Public Health Planning

Technical Expertise: State and Local Public Health

Website: http://quitworksnh.org/


The QuitWorks-NH project links the New Hampshire TPCP (Tobacco Prevention and Control Program), the NH Medicaid staff, state insurance providers and physicians into a public health and health plan collaborative providing proactive tobacco cessation telephone counseling for all NH tobacco users regardless of health insurance status.

QuitWorks is designed to expand adoption of underutilized evidence-based provider intervention and referrals to treatment, while also increasing utilization of Quitline services.