Local Brief Sept. 17

PNT Staff Report

Hospital offers smoking cessation

Roosevelt General Hospital is holding its second free eight-week Smoking Cessation class starting Oct. 7.

The class from 5:15-7:15 p.m. on Tuesdays in the Roosevelt General Hospital.

Class instructor Laura Murdock and her assistants, Bill Rice and Jessica Meeks, are trained by the New Mexico Medical Review Association to provide guidance to attendees while they work on smoking cessation skills.

The first class of eight individuals graduated Tuesday.

Information: Laura Murdock 359-1800 ext. 471.