Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, February 29th, 2004
One of the national health objectives for 2010 is to provide coverage in the 50 states and the District of Columbia (DC) for nicotine-dependence treatment by Medicaid. In 2000, of approximately 32 million people who received health insurance coverage through Medicaid programs, an estimated 11.5 million (36%) smoked. The amount and type of coverage for tobacco-dependence treatment offered by Medicaid has been reported previously for 1998, 2000, and...
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