Tobacco Cessation Benefits

Employees who are enrolled in the UA medical plan are eligible for the following:

 

1. Tobacco cessation drugs when prescribed by a physician at no co-pay or deductible when dispensed at a participating retail pharmacy.

2. Two 90-day supplies of nicotine replacement therapy (ex. gum, patches, inhalers, lozenges, etc.) per year when prescribed by a physician.

3. Eight tobacco cessation counseling sessions per year when delivered by a health care provider.

Please contact the HR Service Center with any questions at 348-7732 or hrsvctr@ua.edu. For additional resources, please visit the Office of Health Promotion and Wellness website.