Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center (LJC) offers help to anyone interested in quitting smoking. If you are a smoker ready to quit, you have several options to choose from. Options available to help you quit include:
- Medication assistance at a FREE or reduced cost (e.g. Nicotine patch, Varenicline, and Bupropion) for qualified patients
- Access to the Louisiana Quit-Line (1-800-QUIT-NOW) for FREE telephone counseling
- FREE Group behavioral counseling classes, and FREE Self-help materials for patients interested in quitting on their own
For more information, call Wendy Detiveaux at (985) 873-2499, or click here to send an e-mail.
Quit smoking services are provided by the Tobacco Control Initiative (TCI).
TCI is a partnership between LSU HCSD, The Louisiana Campaign for
Tobacco Free Living (TFL), and LSU HSC School of Public Health.