Office Champions Tobacco Cessation Federally Qualified Health Centers Project

2013 Office Champions Final Report

The 2013 Office Champions Tobacco Cessation FQHC Project assisted 22 FQHCs across the country in making system changes to integrate tobacco cessation activities into their daily office routines.

2013 Office Champions Final Report

The 2013 Office Champions Tobacco Cessation FQHC Project assisted 22 FQHCs across the country in making system changes to integrate tobacco cessation activities into their daily office routines.

2013 Office Champions Project Resources

Questions?

For more information or to request additional materials, contact AAFP Office Champions Federally Qualified Health Centers Project Specialist Christy Alexander at 800-274-2237 x 3140, or Pamela Rodriguez at prodriguez@aafp.org.

The AAFP has completed the Office Champions Tobacco Cessation FQHC Project. Participants in 22 Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) were trained to implement systems changes and integrate tobacco cessation activities into daily office routines.

Project Outcomes & Highlights

View the highlights from the FQHC Office Champions Tobacco Cessation Final Report(15 page PDF) below.

  • All 22 participating practices finished the project for a 100% completion rate.
  • Pre- and post-project review revealed a 5.49% increase over baseline for tobacco status documentation and 48.1% increase over baseline for cessation assistance documentation.
  • Results demonstrated that the Office Champions model is critical in assisting practices in making system changes to integrate tobacco cessation activities into office routines.
  • More than 91% of participating practices expressed confidence in the sustainability of the system changes implemented through this project.

2013 Project Participants

View a list of practices recognized for excellence in tobacco cessation(1 page PDF) that successfully completed the Office Champions Tobacco Cessation FQHC Project.

About the Use of Tobacco Products Among FQHC Patients

 

2013 Office Champions Project Resources

Questions?

For more information or to request additional materials, contact AAFP Office Champions Federally Qualified Health Centers Project Specialist Christy Alexander at 800-274-2237 x 3140, or Pamela Rodriguez at prodriguez@aafp.org.