|This building block supports efforts to encourage comprehensive and barrier-free tobacco cessation coverage and improved access to cessation services for Medicaid members.
Recommended Medicaid Managed Care Organization (MCO) RFP Language
Purpose: Provides recommended language for Medicaid MCO RFP to ensure provision of a comprehensive tobacco cessation benefit to Medicaid enrollees covered by an MCO.
Partnering with Medicaid to Strengthen Cessation Benefits: the Oregon Experience
Purpose: PowerPoint highlights Oregon’s efforts to leverage opportunities for cessation in their health system transformation efforts and existing partnerships within Medicaid.
Webinar: Medicaid, Quitlines and Tobacco Cessation Benefits
Purpose: webinar was hosting to help to understand how Medicaid functions and the roles of the Federal Government and State Government; describe ways state tobacco control programs/quitlines can work with state Medicaid agencies to ensure access to quitline services, other evidence-based cessation services and cessation medications; and describe possible steps quitlines can take to partner with state Medicaid agencies.
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