CPR, Quit Smoking, Flu Clinic, Health Assessment


CPR

CPR Certification Classes are offered by BCPS Health Services.  Classes are offered at the worksite, and requires is a minimum of 8 people.  Cost is $30/person.  

For more information, contact Karen Heinrich in the Office of Health Services.

SMOKING CESSATION  

According to the CDC the top three causes of preventable death are heart disease, cancer, and chronic respiratory disease.  Smoking has been shown to be a contributing factor to all.  Quitting smoking will significantly reduce your risk of death of preventable diseases.
 
Resources are available through both of our insurers, Cigna and Kaiser Permanente, for employees who participate in our benefits programs.  

Any Maryland resident can take advantage of the MD Smoking Stops Here Program, by visiting their website, or by calling 1-800-QUIT-NOW.

Personal Quit Smoking Help

Baltimore County Loves Quitters!
Let us help you quit smoking tobacco and e-cigarettes. Attend InControl -      a FREE, five-week quit-smoking program.

Virtual Classes on Tuesdays
June 1 to June 29
Noon to 1 p.m.
Join by computer or by phone

Nicotine replacement therapy (patches, gum, lozenges) and Chantix
are free for eligible cessation class participants.

To register and gain access, contact Dan Young at:
Phone: 410-887-0565
Email: tobacco@baltimorecountymd.gov

Individual counseling is also available by phone, for English call 410-887-0565 or Spanish, call 443-257-8384.
Or Call the 24/7 Quitline: If you're unable to attend an event, help is still available. Call 1-800-Quit-Now (1-800-784-8669) for free phone counseling and nicotine replacement patches. The Quitline is open 24/7 for those 13 years of age and older. English and other languages are available.

FLU CLINICS & HEALTH ASSESSMENTS: Returning Fall, 2021