There is an upcoming virtual training through the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) on an evidence based program designed to help pregnant smokers quit. It is geared for the clinic or home visit settings and has proven to be easy to implement and is effective. SCRIPT training will be available through open enrollment for March 15, 2022 and the information on registration and cost is included in the link.
SCRIPT® – Smoking Cessation and Reduction in Pregnancy Treatment Program – is an award-winning, evidence-based program shown to be effective in helping thousands of pregnant women quit smoking.
SCRIPT® is designed as a component of a patient education program for prenatal care providers and is cited by the Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality’s Smoking Cessation Clinical Practice Guidelines.
SCRIPT® counseling is a reimbursable service under the Patient and Affordable Care Act.