Smoking cessation/nicotine replacement therapy product access


For students and employees

Priority Resource Smoking cessation/Nicotine Replacement Therapy available Cost Timeframe Contact info
1st resource
NYS Smokers' Quitline
Nicotine patches
2 weeks of patches provided
1-866-NY-QUITS (697-8487)
2nd resource
Individuals' insurance

Determined by individuals' insurance and primary care physician.

Determined by individuals' insurance benefits.
Determined by individuals' insurance and primary care physician. 
Students and employees should consult with their primary care physician about a prescription and then establish benefits with their health insurance carrier.
3rd resource
University supported
University will provide a limited amount of NRT supplies to students currently registered and eligible for services, which may include nicotine gum or patches. 
Determined by the provider at Decker Student Health Services.

Students can contact 607-777-2221 or visit the Decker Student Health Services Center between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.


Last updated 6/12/23