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Drug Addiction Facts

  • During the first half of 2012, meth ranked first in drug-related treatment admissions in Hawaii and San Diego.
  • Ecstasy causes many of its effects by releasing large amounts of the brain's reward chemical serotonin, after which the brain becomes significantly depleted of this important chemical which then causes negative behavioral aftereffects that users often experience for several days after taking the drug.
  • An estimated 10 percent of 9 to 10 year olds have begun drinking alcohol.

Addiction-treatment-center.jpgOnce you have decided to make a change and get help for your addiction problem, the next step is to explaore your treatment facility options. Keep in mind that there is no one-size fits all facility. The most effective way to find an appropriate treatment program that meets your particular needs is to speak with an addiction treatment professional who can assess your specific situation and give you various treatment facility options based on your exact needs. We can help you with this. Simply call our Drug Treatment Help-Line at 1-877-683-7818 and you will be connected to an addiction treatment specialist who can help you find the correct treatment program for you.

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Hospital Inpatient

Hospital inpatient services are accessible to anybody who has to be safely managed through detoxification services when heavily dependent to drugs and alcohol, or who needs a broader spectrum of care such as somebody who has a dual diagnosis so also requires mental health solutions during their treatment process. You will find both short-term and long-term hospital inpatient services offered.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who have trouble with drug abuse may have unique obstacles they have to conquer while in rehab, which rehab specialists in the center they decide to be a part of have to be keen of to ensure that a full recovery may be possible. So for seniors and older adults, it is wise to decide on a rehab which is acquainted with helping seniors and older adults deal with the distinctive life and drug use issues that these clients face which may include a broader spectrum of services including medical care and so on.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired are often prone to alcoholism and drug abuse due to the problems their impairment impose on them. While discovery of this problem is often difficult among the hearing impaired, you'll find ASL and other assistance services available for them when drug abuse rehab is necessary. Besides ASL, such services might include assistive listening tools and captioned video materials to ensure that deaf and hearing impaired folks are obtaining the support they need in drug rehab.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when a person's insurance isn't going to cover the entire cost of rehabilitation or will only cover some of it. In these instances, it may appear like a disadvantage but people really have a great deal of leverage due to the fact they can select whichever facility they would like without the limitations from health insurers that so many individuals face. In addition, rehabilitation facilities will usually provide payment assistance for individuals whose only option is self payment to enable them to get into rehabilitation.

Medicaid

Certain rehab facilities will take Medicaid when the individual is not able to self pay or present another kind of private medical insurance. Medicaid may possibly cover outpatient and short-term treatment inside a limited amount of centers, and in this instance individuals may want to explore the self pay option and come up with up any resources they can to fund a more quality treatment center which will produce better results, say for example a long-term residential alcohol and drug treatment center.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can receive rehabilitation at alcohol and drug treatment facilities which deliver either inpatient or outpatient rehab when the program is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the approval of their Medicare appointed doctor, who must help in setting up the person's treatment plan. Inpatient solutions are covered through Medicare Medicare Part A, with up front costs being similar to any other type of hospital stay, and outpatient rehab being paid for through Medicare Medicare Part B.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private health insurance plans generally cover some form of drug and alcohol rehab service ranging from outpatient rehab to inpatient or residential drug rehabilitation facilities. Individuals may have to participate in an alcohol and drug rehabilitation center that is within their network of providers and there might be other limitations such as the length of time their stay in rehabilitation is covered. Individuals can choose an excellent center they like and consult with a rehab specialist to find out if their insurance covers it.

  • Allegheny Valley Hospital
    Allegheny Valley Hospital is a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Facility that is located at:

    1301 Carlisle Street
    Natrona Heights, PA. 15065

    If you would like to contact Allegheny Valley Hospital, you can reach them at 724-224-5100.

    Allegheny Valley Hospital offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Seniors/Older Adults, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance