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Hospital Toolkit

General application guidelines can be found at this link
​Resources of particular interest to Hopsital and Health System Employers are shared below.


Gold Standard Hospitals

A randomized controlled trial of 24 weeks of varenicline for tobacco use among cancer patients: Efficacy, safety, and adherence
Schnoll R, Leone F, Veluz‐Wilkins A,et al.

All of us at AU Health strive for the highest quality of care for our patients. Just as importantly, we are committed to promoting the wellbeing of our employees and their families, especially when it comes to cancer.  We provide numerous incentives to help employees become tobacco-free, and we also offer health and wellness opportunities on everything from diet and exercise to screenings and seminars, demonstrating our commitment as a Gold Standard employer.”

Lee Ann Liska
Chief Executive Officer
AU Medical Center

Hospital Best Practices

Castle Medical Center
Tobacco Cessation, Community Outreach

Live Well Tobacco-Free Program 

Castle Medical Center's Wellness & Lifestyle Medicine Center offers free comprehensive tobacco treatment services for the community and hospitalized patients. Funded in part by a grant from the Hawaii Tobacco Prevention and Control Trust Fund, the Live Well Tobacco Free program is designed to utilize evidence-based strategies for tobacco cessation, which may include using FDA-approved tobacco treatment medications (nicotine patches, gum, and/or lozenges) when appropriate. Lifestyle behavior changes are also incorporated to...

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