Lung HelpLine

Call the American Lung Association Lung HelpLine at 1-800NoSkype-LUNGUSA or 1-800-586-4872 to speak to someone directly, or submit a question online. We're here to answer your lung health questions.

It’s our mission to provide detailed and accurate answers to your questions about:

  • Lung Cancer
  • Asthma
  • Allergies
  • Emphysema
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Environmental Health

The Call Center is staffed by Registered Nurses and Registered Respiratory Therapists. The Call Center staff have extensive experience in the healthcare industry. Areas of expertise include: Education, Smoking Cessation, Respiratory Therapy, Lung Disease, Nursing, Physician Referral, Respiratory Home Care, Neonatal, Pediatric, and Adult Intensive Care, Medicare, Medicaid, Private Insurance, Medication Counseling, Patient Advocacy, Health Care Insurance, and Nursing Case Management.

The Lung Helpline staff is also certified to help you navigate the health insurance system. Our certified application counselors can help you better understand which plan in your state may be the best fit for you and what information will be needed in order to successful enroll.