Tobacco Cessation

Racer Wellness is pleased to announce a Tobacco Cessation program through the Kentucky Quit Line that is available to Murray State University faculty and staff at no cost. The completion of five (5) calls will allow faculty and staff to be reimbursed for the tobacco surcharge that began January 1, 2023. 

Murray State faculty and staff who pay the tobacco surcharge and complete all calls by October 1, 2023, can send their certificate of completion to Racer Wellness. Once the certificate is received, Racer Wellness will initiate the reimbursement of the surcharge from January 1, 2023, and will discontinue the surcharge for the remainder of 2023.

  1. Step 1: Contact Lauren Smee in the Human Resources office at 270.809.4672 or

  2. Step 2: Call the Kentucky Quit Line at 1.800.QUIT.NOW (1.800.7848.669). They will provide an intake and set up a schedule for the calls. 

  3. Step 3: Upon completion, participants will receive a completion certificate. Please submit the certificate to to receive the tobacco surcharge reimbursement.

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