A brief 6-item questionnaire which determines level of dependence on nicotine (from very low to very high).
Tobacco Cessation Coverage: What is Required
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) was passed in March 2010, and many of its major provisions have been implemented over the last four years, culminating in new insurance coverage…
Learning about Healthy Living
Tobacco and You. Introduction, general structure of treatment group, treatment of tobacco use disorder medications, facilitator’s guide, consumer’s handouts, forms, resources, and more.
Medicaid Smoking Cessation Counseling Benefit Reimbursement Information and Billing Codes
The use of nicotine replacement therapy, Zyban or Chantix combined with counseling provides the best opportunity to help a smoker quit. All quit-smoking medications are covered by the NYS Medicaid benefit.
Frequently asked questions about Medicaid smoking cessation benefit reimbursements.