CAMS Awards Tobacco Cessation Grant

CAMS - the contract management arm of Public Health Solutions (PHS) announced its latest contract award, through its master contractor relationship with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (NYC DOHMH).

The NYC Behavioral Health Tobacco Cessation Center, through PHS, has awarded a grant to the Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene, Inc. to implement a center to provide training to 165 unique mental health providers working in a variety of settings.

This program model offers free in-person tobacco cessation training; refresher webinars, telephonic or web-based technical assistance for mental health providers who have received training; and web-based and in-print resources and research materials for tobacco users, with work beginning on October 1, 2017.