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Public Health — Seattle & King County is closely monitoring the ongoing investigation of the severe lung disease associated with using vaping devices and e-cigarette products. There has been one confirmed case in King County.

For providers: Report patients hospitalized with severe pulmonary disease of unclear etiology and a history of e-cigarette or vaping product use within the past 90 days to Public Health at 206-296-4774.

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Tobacco Cessation Training
Free online course for healthcare and social service providers

This module will teach you how you can improve the health of your community by giving you tools and information to address tobacco use.

You will learn how to use brief intervention and Motivational Interviewing techniques to encourage, empower, and assist people as they move toward a successful quit attempt.

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Have you asked your clients about tobacco use? 70% of tobacco users want to quit.

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Promoting healthy people and healthy communities through effective cessation efforts, and preventing tobacco use, nicotine addiction and exposure to secondhand smoke