Stop Smoking

Quitting Smoking: Medicaid / Healthy Michigan / MIChild Members

McLaren Health Plan Medicaid / Healthy Michigan / MIChild members are entitled to a FREE Stop Smoking Program. Members are encouraged to Call (800) QUIT NOW or (800) 784-8669 to get enrolled in this program.

As a Primary Care Physician (PCP), we will notify you if one of your assigned McLaren Health Plan members enrolls in this program.

Tobacco cessation counseling is also a covered benefit for our Medicaid/Healthy Michigan/MIChild members. The following CPT codes are reimbursable for tobacco cessation counseling provided:

99406: Smoking and tobacco cessation counseling visit; intermediate, greater than 3 minutes, up to 10 minutes

99407: Smoking and tobacco use cessation counseling visit; intensive, greater than 10 minutes

In addition, McLaren Health Plan covers tobacco cessation prescriptions and over the counter medications like Zyban®, Chantix®, Nicotine gum, lozenges, patches, inhalers, and nasal sprays, including combination therapy, without prior authorization.

Talk to your patients about tobacco cessation today!