POW’R Tobacco Cessation Center for Healthcare Providers

Welcome to the POW’R Tobacco Cessation Center, serving four counties of the Lower Hudson Valley – Putnam, Orange, Westchester and Rockland Counties in New York. We are a grant program of the American Lung Association of the Northeast, funded by the NYS Department of Health Tobacco Control Program. Using the evidence-based 5 A’s Model for Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence, we offer healthcare providers free education and resources to assist them in helping their patients to quit smoking.

On-Site Medical Staff Education

Evidence-based training programs covering intervention strategies and pharmacotherapy. Learn More »

Tobacco Cessation Materials for Your Patients

Clinician Pharmacotherapy Guides, Cost Calculators, the Quick Guide to Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence, 2008 Update, Quitline cards and posters, Medicaid posters and patient education literature. Learn More »

Additional Educational Opportunities

POW'R and the New York State Cessation Centers hold informative quarterly Collaborative Conference Calls offering one-hour of CME’s, as well as other educational webinars and events. The schedule for these sessions is updated on a regular basis. Learn More »