Part 3, Chapter 18: Manual AttachmentsIndian Health Service Non-Smoking Policy (2/17/87)
FEB 17, 1987 MEMORANDUM
It is the policy of the Indian Health Service to achieve a work place environment free from the harmful effects of tobacco smoke for all IHS employees and beneficiaries.
As expeditiously as possible, the Indian Health Service will continue to eliminate tobacco smoke in all clinical and administrative facilities and will strongly encourage tribes and others managing health care programs for Native Americans to do the same.
Signed by Everett R. Rhoades, MD
Assistant Surgeon General
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