NHS Smokefree Pledge – further resources
NHS Smokefree Pledge: Resources
national policy & guidance
Published in February 2019, the NHS Long Term Plan sets out the NHS’s objectives and plans for the next ten years. The Implementation Framework provides further details on the intermediate actions to be delivered by NHS organisations.
Published in July 2017, the Department for Health’s Tobacco Control Plan for England sets out the Government’s ambitions for a smokefree generation, where 5% or less of the population smokes.
tools & resources
Guidance for local authorities, public health bodies and the NHS on using CLeaR ‘deep dive’ self-assessment tools to improve their tobacco control work on topics such as smoking and mental health and smoking and pregnancy
Freely available training by the National Centre for Smoking Cessation and Training (NCSCT) including specialised modules for mental health and pregnancy
World Health Organization (WHO) guidance on implementing Article 5.3 of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) regarding interaction with the tobacco industry