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Tobacco Cessation

Available to Medicaid, Medicare and MinnesotaCare Members

If you're ready to quit tobacco, we're here to help. Get support from a specially trained health coach on your journey to becoming tobacco free. You'll choose the level of support you want to make the program work for you. If you're not sure if you're ready to quit, we can provide information and tools to help you determine when the time is right.

Watch one family's successful attempt to quit smoking »



How the Tobacco Cessation Program Can Help

When you enroll in the Tobacco Cessation program, you receive:

  • Confidential sessions with a health coach
  • Help with the psychological and physical aspects of nicotine dependence
  • A personalized quit plan and self-help materials
  • Over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapy (patch, gum, lozenge), if medically appropriate, at no additional cost


The Support You Need

Our health coaches understand that you know yourself best and that you already have ideas about what you need to do to quit using tobacco. You can count on your coach to:

  • Help you tap into your motivation
  • Participate in your quit process in whatever ways you think will be helpful
  • Assist you in setting goals that you design yourself
  • Provide support, accountability and help with problem-solving
  • Cheer you on your individual journey toward becoming tobacco free


Questions?

If you have questions, please call us at 866-905-7430 (toll-free). TTY users please call 1-800-855-2880 (toll-free) and ask for the number above. We offer translation services in more than 150 languages.

 

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Enroll Today

The Tobacco Cessation Program is available to members of Government Plans.

Call 866-905-7430 (toll-free) to enroll.