Obtaining Tobacco Cessation Products in Missouri
“Smoking Cessation Program”, February 25, 2011. MO Healthnet Clinical Edit Criteria Proposal.
MO HealthNet covers tobacco cessation therapy which includes access to nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) and two (in lifetime) 12 week counseling sessions. This is the Medicaid bulletin that identifies the codes, allowable services and the practitioners covered under the program.
This bulletin covers pharmacologic and behavioral intervention smoking cessation benefits, including reimbursement rates, available through Mo HealthNet.
This document summarizes the benefits described in the above two MO HealthNet bulletins. It has been reviewed and approved by MO HealthNet.