Smoking Cessation: The Quit Smoking Initiative

The State recently informed insured employees about the Tobacco surcharge ($50.00) that will affect any covered employees and spouses who smoke.

Below is access to printed material to learn more about the benefits being offered by the state health plan to help members quit, including $5 co-pays for prescription medications and nicotine replacement therapies. Detailed information is available at

Related Materials

A printable Powerpoint presentation from the May 19 Quit Smoking Seminar.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about the Tobacco Quit Initiative.

Please contact the Office of Equity and Diversity if you have any additional questions.