READY TO QUIT TOBACCO?
Trilogy is Tobacco-Free! TrilogyFIT is here to support you on your journey to quit tobacco and improve your health. Using tobacco is expensive. You may be able to save a ton of money by not spending your hard earned cash on Tobacco. Being nicotine/tobacco free can also earn you free health insurance, saving at least $1,300 annually.
The following chart outlines what programs are available to help you quit tobacco.
|Program||UHC Insured Employee||Uninsured Employee|
|FREE Go365 LivingFree Tobacco Cessation Online Course* (12 modules)||X||X|
|Free unlimited Go365 Tobacco Cessation Coaching* (Unlimited)||X||X|
|FREE Nicotine Replacement Therapy (includes patch/gum/lozenge) available through Go365 or your doctor’s prescription**||X|
|FREE Chantix, Zyban, nicotine inhaler or mist available by doctor’s prescription**||X|
**Starting April 1, 2018, a Prior Authorization will no longer be required by your doctor to UHC in order to approve these medicines*UHC INSURED employees who wish to receive the Wellness Rate must complete the following tasks to receive credit as a “Reasonable Alternate Solution” for being tobacco-free:
- Complete LivingFree Tobacco Cessation online course located under: Recommended Activities on your Go365 account
- Complete 8 each sessions of Tobacco Cessation Coaching: call (855) 852-9446 to sign up
Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT’s) include patches, gum, and lozenges. These are available to insured employees through Go365 coaching. Employees may also request NRT’s from their Primary Health Provider (PHP). Employees who have tried NRT’s without success may request a prescription medication to assist in quitting. Please speak with your Nurse Liaison about the process for obtaining these medications which include Buproprion (Zyban), Wellbutrin (Chantix) or Nicotrol Inhaler or Nose Spray.