The Quit for Life tobacco cessation program is offered at no charge to State Health Plan members age 13 or older. Health Initiatives Coordinator Thomas Orton discusses how this program works, who is using it and what potential participants can expect when they enroll in it.
Employers have many good reasons to promote healthy outcomes for employees, like keeping State Health Plan costs comparatively low. PEBA Chief Operating Officer Sarah Corbett discusses why these costs matter to employers and how public health trends are affecting costs over time. She also talks about resources PEBA has to help employers, like PEBA Perks and the turnkey toolkits for promoting value-based benefits at www.PEBAHealthHub.com.