Person Stop Smoking Episode

A Person Stop Smoking Episode is an ACTIVITY GROUP.

A Person Stop Smoking Episode is a period of time during which a PERSON attempts to stop smoking as a result of structured stop smoking interventions, delivered by Stop Smoking Service staff trained to National Centre for Smoking Cessation and Training level 2 standard or equivalent. During this time, it is expected that the PERSON will set an Intended Smoking Quit Date.

The Person Stop Smoking Episode:

A PERSON who has participated in an assessment session but failed to attend for treatment should not be counted as having started a Person Stop Smoking Episode.

Further information on the NHS Stop Smoking Services and the monitoring guidance can be found on the National Centre for Smoking Cessation and Training website at Local Stop Smoking Services: Service and Delivery Guidance 2014.


This supporting information is also known by these names:
pluralPerson Stop Smoking Episodes