Mom's Quit Connection is a free smoking cessation program available to pregnant women and new moms. Program staff work closely with and provide specialized services to health care providers treating patients addicted to tobacco. Services include customized on-site training, webinars, streamlined referral process for free cessation programs, professional development and patient educational materials just to name a few.
Providers who refer patients to MQC can feel confident in that decision. MQC implements a highly effective cessation model with quit and reduction rates that consistently exceed national averages. Specially-trained MQC Quit Coaches work one-on-one with women to develop a personalized quit plan and will continue the relationship, providing ongoing support, education and guidance necessary for success. MQC also sends providers regular status reports on patients they have referred.
To start the process of referring patients, simply complete the form below and fax to 856-665-7711. An MQC team member will follow-up with you.
To learn more about MQC, please contact Barbara Heinz at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ask, Advise and Refer: A Brief Intervention Model
Ask, Advise and Refer is the CDC evidence-based intervention model designed to assist providers in quickly and effectively implementing a dialogue about tobacco use among their patients. MQC offers training both on-site and online to those interested in implementing the protocol in their practice or facility.
Tobacco Cessation Toolkit for Providers
MQC for Families and NJ Quitline offer a Tobacco Cessation Toolkit for New Jersey providers free of charge. Downloadable toolkit includes:
- Free cessation services offered by MQC for Families and NJ Quitline
- Printable educational materials for both providers and patients
- Fax to quit referral forms
- Information on professional training opportunities
- Latest information on e-cigarettes and vaping devices
Creating a Smoke-Free Home
It is hard to end a tobacco addiction when others in the home continue to smoke. The NJ Quitline is a free NJ state service that provides cessation counseling over the phone.
To refer to the NJ Quitline, complete the form below and fax to 1-866-784-8329. A Quitline counselor will contact those referred to answer questions and enroll those interested.