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Initiated Act 1. Fall 2000. Initiated Act Allocation of MSA Funds. A healthier and better-informed Arkansas. The Arkansas Tobacco Settlement Commission . Arkansas Aging Initiative. Has provided information through the combined strength of major research institutions.

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Initiated Act 1

Fall 2000


Initiated Act

Allocation of MSA Funds


A healthier and better-informed Arkansas.


The Arkansas Tobacco Settlement Commission

  • Arkansas Aging Initiative


  • Has provided information through the combined strength of major research institutions.

Arkansas Biosciences Institute

  • College of Public Health


  • Medicaid Expansion

  • Increased access to:

  • • Health Care

  • • Health Education

  • • Clinical Services

Delta Area Health Education Center


  • Arkansas Minority Health Commission

Tobacco Prevention and

Cessation Program


  • State and Community Interventions

  • Cessation Interventions

  • Health Communications Interventions

  • Administration and Management

Surveillance and Evaluation


And the numbers are evidence of

our success


Current Cigarette Smoking among High School Students* Arkansas 2000, 2005, & 2007


21,500

Fewer High School Smokers


Percentage of adults who were current cigarette smokers,

AR ATS 2002, 2004, 2006, & 2008


92,400

Fewer Adult Smokers


Percentage of adult males who were currentusers of smokeless tobacco, by race/ethnicityAR ATS 2002, 2004, 2006, & 2008


Current Smokeless Tobacco Use among High School Boys*

By Race/Ethnicity

Arkansas 2000, 2005, & 2007


  • Percentage of adults who reported exposure to secondhand smoke in the home,

  • AR ATS 2002, 2004, 2006, & 2008


Percentage of adults who reported exposure to secondhand smoke in the vehicle,AR ATS 2002, 2004, 2006, & 2008


  • Clean Indoor Air Act - 2006

  • Act 13 - 2006

  • Tobacco Excise Tax – 2003 and 2009

  • Arkansas Clean Air on Campus Act - 2009

  • RIP Cigarettes - 2009


The Numbers –

Dollars and Sense


Arkansas Trends in Hospital Admissions for

Selected Diseases for Patients 35 Years and Older,2001-2008

  • Heart Disease 19.7% Decrease

  • Stroke 32.3% Decrease

  • Emphysema and 12.3% DecreaseChronic Bronchitis

  • All Other Admissions2.2% Decrease (2001-2007 only)Excluding: Heart Disease,

    Stroke, Emphysema and

    Chronic Bronchitis


Major Questions

What Does the Reduction in Hospital Admission

Rates Mean in Terms of:

  • Hospital-related Cost Savings?

  • Value of Deaths Averted?


Hospital-Related Cost Savings

Emphysema,

Chronic

Bronchitis

Heart

Disease

Stroke

Smoking Attributable

Hospital Admissions

Averted

4,249

2,395

2,930

9,574

Hospital Costs and

Hospital-related

Professional Costs

$119.4 M

$33.8 M

$28.3 M

$181.5 M

Totals

All costs are adjusted for inflation to 2008 constant dollars


Value of Deaths Averted

Emphysema,

Chronic

Bronchitis

Heart

Disease

Stroke

289

Smoking Attributable

Deaths Averted

95

143

51

Value of

Smoking Attributable

Deaths Averted*

$103.9 M

$159.8 M

$52.2 M

$315.9 M

Totals

*Dollar values were calculated using standard Health Economic methods of the value of a year-of-life saved.

All costs are adjusted for inflation to 2008 constant dollars


Arkansas Tobacco Quitline


Adult Tobacco Quitline

Arkansas Tobacco Users

By County


MSA FUNDING

Helping to maintain a

healthy Arkansas.

Helping to save lives.

Helping to save money.


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