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Drug Addiction Facts

  • All stimulants, whether prescription or illicit such as methamphetamine, work by increasing dopamine levels in the brain; dopamine is a brain chemical which has to do with pleasure, movement, and attention. This is what produces a high when abused.
  • People in clubs who abuse codeine cough syrup normally mix their syrup with soft drinks or cocktails, while polydrug users mostly drink their syrup undiluted.
  • Some inpatient programs offer additional services, like meditation, animal therapy, gourmet cooking, crafts or community service.

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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Outpatient

Outpatient services are on the lower end of the spectrum of treatment solutions with regards to intensity of care, because the individual will be able to preserve their lifestyle in lots of ways with no commitment of having to remain in a treatment center while receiving rehab services. Even though this might appear perfect it may not provide the much needed change of surroundings than a lot of people in rehab need to experience a successful rehabilitation.

Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment

Partial hospitalization, or Day Treatment as it's sometimes referred to as, is a type of alcohol and drug rehab center set up for those who need and desire a comprehensive and organized rehabilitation plan and atmosphere yet don't need night and day supervision. It can help make individuals in rehabilitation stay supported throughout the [[[rehab process without interfering with other day to day activities they might need to sustain while in treatment. Partial hospitalization/Day Treatment is also an option for those who have completely finished an inpatient or residential program and want help with the smooth transition back to a normal drug free way of life.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be predisposed to alcoholism and substance abuse due to the challenges their impairment impose on them. While discovery of this problem can sometimes be difficult among the hearing impaired, you will find ASL and also other assistance services designed for them when substance abuse rehabilitation is needed. Aside from ASL, such services can sometimes include assistive listening tools and captioned video resources to ensure that deaf and hearing impaired individuals are obtaining the support they require in alcohol and drug treatment.

Spanish

Not all alcohol and drug rehabilitation programs have the staff or resources to cater to the needs of Spanish speaking clientele, but luckily there are more and more programs that are able to do so because the need for Spanish services is higher than previously. Therapy, study info and so on are actually very often accessible in Spanish in both long and short terms facilities which provide inpatient or residential rehabilitation and outpatient Spanish treatment is available too around the country.

Self Payment

Self Payment is necessary when someone's insurance won't cover the total cost of rehab or will only pay for some of it. In these situations, it may appear like a disadvantage but people actually have a much more leverage simply because they can choose whichever program they want without the restrictions from health insurance providers that so many individuals face. Likewise, treatment centers will often offer payment assistance for individuals whose only choice is self payment to help them get into rehab.

Medicaid

Certain rehabilitation programs accept Medicaid if the individual cannot self pay or present some other form of private medical health insurance. Medicaid may possibly pay for outpatient and short-term rehab within a limited amount of centers, and in this instance individuals may choose to explore the self pay alternative and drum up any resources they are able to to fund a more quality rehab program which will get better results, such as a long-term residential drug and alcohol rehab program.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can receive treatment at drug rehabilitation facilities which provide either inpatient or outpatient treatment when the program is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the approval of their Medicare appointed doctor, who must help in establishing the person's rehab plan. Inpatient solutions are covered through Medicare Medicare Part A, with up front costs being just like any other kind of hospital stay, and outpatient rehab being paid for through 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 treatment service ranging from outpatient rehab to inpatient or residential drug rehab facilities. Individuals may have to take part in a drug rehab program which is in their network of providers and there could be other limitations including how long their stay in rehabilitation is covered. Individuals can choose a good facility they like and speak with a rehab counselor to ascertain if their insurance covers it.

Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)

Military insurance which includes VA and Tricare does cover the expenses of certain drug abuse rehab solutions. Detoxification services, outpatient and inpatient programs in addition to partial hospitalization are paid for by military insurance, although military members may need pre-authorization and in that case they can speak with their VA or Tricare representative. There might be some limitations regarding the length of time a stay in inpatient drug and alcohol rehab is allowed, and every one of these questions will be answered prior to starting treatment so that it is clear how much time and individual can remain in the rehabilitation program of preference.

  • Baystate Medical Center
    Baystate Medical Center is a Drug and Alcohol Rehab Facility that is located at:

    140 High Street
    Springfield, MA. 1199

    If you would like to contact Baystate Medical Center, you can reach them at 413-794-0000.

    Baystate Medical Center offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)