CP28 Nicotine Management Policy


Category
Clinical Practice (Policies)
Code
CP28
Issue No
Issue 6

Target Audience

All clinical staff

Purpose

The policy is concerned with providing a safe, smoke-free environment and health promotion for service users and staff. It supports service users and staff who don’t wish to stop smoking in preventing harm to others from second hand smoke and in managing their nicotine dependency symptoms whilst in trust premises and grounds. The policy also supports service users and staff who do wish to stop smoking to access appropriate stop smoking services.

Origin

Lead executive
Director of Nursing Therapies Patient Partnership

Authors details
Clinical Service Manager (CSM) AMH West


Policy dates & history

Implementation Date

01 March 2015

Review Date

01 March 2017

Approval Meeting

Patient Safety and Effectiveness Sub Committee

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