Smoking Cessation

HUSKY Health Covered Services to Help Members Quit Smoking.

If you have patients who smoke, HUSKY Health has the tools to help.

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HUSKY Health Covered Services to Help Members Quit Smoking

Combining more than one type of treatment can improve your patients’ chances of quitting.

1 Counseling

  • Provide smoking cessation counseling with your patients during office visits. To receive reimbursement for face-to-face counseling visits, use proper coding for intermediate or intensive smoking and/or tobacco use cessation counseling.
  • Multiple counseling sessions have led to better success with quitting smoking.
  • Your patients may receive additional counseling by telephone through the CT Quitline, 1.800.QUIT.NOW (1.800.784.8669).

2 Nicotine Replacement Products

  • Inhalers
  • Lozenges
  • Nasal Spray
  • Patch

3 Prescription Medications

  • Bupropion SR (Zyban)
  • Varenicline (Chantix)

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