SMOKE-freeGet Help Quitting Tobacco
MDwise Marketplace covers the following treatments (with limits):
  • Prescription medication
  • Individual and group counseling

Check your plan benefits for coverage of nicotine replacement therapy.


Additional support available includes:
  • Your doctor
  • Indiana Quitline: 1-800-QUIT-NOW
  • A tobacco cessation program
Note: Click here if you are a Hoosier Healthwise member, Healthy Indiana Plan member or Hoosier Care Connect member.

Did You Know? There are more former smokers than current smokers.*
* Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Quitting Smoking Among Adults—United States, 2001–2010. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 2011;60(44):1513–19.
What is Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, COPD?
COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary (PULL-mun-ary) disease, is a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe. 
"Progressive" means the disease gets worse over time.
 COPD can cause coughing that produces large amounts of mucus (a slimy substance), wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness and other symptoms. Learn more about COPD.
Click to take a quiz to see if you may have undiagnosed COPD caused by your smoking

Helpful Articles
Readiness to Change Quiz
Encourage a Loved One to Stop
Secondhand Smoke Dangers

SMOKE-free Tips
Therapy Options
Helpful Links to Prevent COPD and be SMOKE-free
CDC's Tobacco Information and Prevention Source
Smoke Free Indy
Indiana Tobacco Prevention and Cessation
Tips from Former Smokers

Indiana's Tobacco Quitline: 800-QUIT-NOW
SMOKE-free is for members who want to learn how to stop smoking. Please remember the program does not take the place of your doctor. Talk with him or her before starting any health program.