Smoking Cessation Benefits

The city’s health plan provides smoking cessation benefits for the treatment of tobacco dependency. 

Covered expenses include:

  • Prescription medication & over-the-counter (OTC) filled at a pharmacy payable at 100% administered by Aetna.  
  • Hypnosis:  benefits are payable at 100% after a $10 therapy visit copayment administered by the City’s Benefits Division, not by Aetna.
  • Smoking Cessation classes: payable at 100% administered by the City’s Benefits Division, not by Aetna.