Tobacco use is the number one source of preventable illness and death in the United States, according the American Cancer Society. The university is committed to helping employees maintain healthy lifestyles and provides access to smoking cessation programs to help employees quit tobacco.
Tobacco cessation coaching
Benefited employees can receive information about how to quit smoking through My ActiveHealth's Lifestyle Coaching program.
To set up an appointment to speak with a coach call 1-866-938-0349 or visit My ActiveHealth online.
- First time users must register before logging in.
- After logging in click the “Lifestyle Coaching” program box.
Quit Now Virginia
Funded by the Virginia Department of Health’s Tobacco Use Control Project, Quit Now Virginia is the commonwealth’s smoking cessation campaign. The program, which is free to eligible participants, is designed to help individuals learn how to quit tobacco through education and coaching.
To get started call 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669) or enroll online.