Optum Quit Services
Optum has invested heavily in research to identify opportunities for innovation and technology to modernize the future of cessation.
Advancing quit services: Fresh insights for states
Despite recent declines in cigarette smoking, tobacco and nicotine use remains a costly problem. Explore the unique challenges states and public health cessation programs face, including reaching underserved populations, emerging technologies and the changing tobacco landscape.
Optum has more than 20 years’ experience operating state tobacco quit services nationwide and 35 years’ experience providing tobacco cessation services and research. We currently provide state quit services in 25 different markets. Of these, we have been in 23 continuously since at least 2011, which attests to our innovation, qualified staff and excellent customer service.
Advancing Quit Services: An enhanced approach for states
This white paper explores a range of topics, including:
- The unique challenges and opportunities facing tobacco cessation services
- Opportunities to drive evidence-based innovation
- Successes and evidence-based methods used across quit services
- A modernized vision for quit services
Tobacco Cessation: Improving Health in Vulnerable Communities
May 12, 2021, 12–1 p.m. CST
Leveraging technology for the future of Quit Services
Technology, tobacco products and who uses tobacco are changing, and Optum Quit Services are evolving to meet those changes.
2020 vision: A tobacco-free future
Learn about innovative cessation methods and research.
Supporting the Surgeon General's goals
New tools and resources drive tobacco cessation programs.
Tobacco cessation best practices
Learn about best practices for effective tobacco cessation
Optum Center for Wellbeing Research (OCWR) program
Improve lives with the science of behavior change.
State Quit Services Overview
A clinically proven approach to overcoming nicotine dependence
Individual Services program
A customizable program that gives participants flexibility based on what works best for them
A tailored approach to improving quit outcomes before, during and after pregnancy
Live Vape FreeSM program
A teenager and parent solution to solving the vaping epidemic.