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Getting the right help when you want to quit using tobacco can make all the difference. Turn to the supportive tobacco education and cessation experts at Essentia Health for effective and proven ways to quit.
Smoking harms your health and raises your risk for many conditions, including certain types of cancer and breathing problems. Your body benefits minutes after you quit.
Smoking doesn’t just cost you your health. The average price of a pack of cigarettes is $7.50. That means, if you currently smoke a pack a day, when you stop buying cigarettes you’ll save $225 each month. In a year, you’ll have an extra $2,737.50, and in five years, you’ll have saved $13,687.50.
You can count on the team at Essentia to help make quitting tobacco as easy as possible. Quitting for good takes time, patience, and practice. Many people try more than once. Give yourself every advantage by relying on Essentia for:
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Your dedicated tobacco education and cessation coach has the experience and training to help you start on a path to quitting. Your tobacco cessation team may also include respiratory therapists and registered nurses.
Choose high-quality, research-based smoking cessation services at an Essentia clinic or hospital. Our specialists work in many rural and urban communities in Minnesota, North Dakota, and Wisconsin.
Essentia offers face-to-face counseling with a local Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist at many of our hospital and clinic locations. To find facilities near you that offer this service, see the Related Facilities panel on the right side of the page.
Private insurance providers and Medicaid/Medicare cover many tobacco cessation services. Talk to a tobacco cessation counselor at 844-403-7010 for more information.
Through out inpatient tobacco treatment program, we can help keep you comfortable during your hospital stay. We'll help with Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) and beside support.
If you decide you're ready to quit long term, we can get you started on the path to a tobacco free future. For more information, ask a member of your hospital care team.