Coverage for Tobacco Dependence Treatment
Coverage for medications, behavioral treatment sessions and classes vary by health plan. With the establishment of the Affordable Care Act, Medicare, Medicaid and most private health insurance plans are required to cover cessation treatments. Tobacco dependence treatment coverage in private health insurance plans may vary by employer and/or plan. Below is a listing of major health plans in North Carolina and their customer service numbers to contact for more information. Before providing service, benefit eligibility and payer coding requirements should be verified.
Major health plans:
Other health plans: