Outlines specific measures that assess the impact of their communications campaign, specifically around the uptake of counseling and coverage benefits as well as the use of tobacco in the state.
Used to collect data from Rhode Island’s health plans on: (1) the implementation of a regulation requiring health insurers to provide smoking cessation benefits, and (2) the details of the health plan products offered, cessation benefit offered, and member utilization for the prior year.
Shares sample questions to states interested in gauging health plans’ tobacco screening and cessation benefits.
Shares a list of potential questions for health plans about tobacco cessation benefits and services available to their enrollees.
Details promotional approaches for engaging the state’s health care professionals and Medicaid members in order to increase utilization of mechanisms supporting tobacco cessation.