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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Inpatient drug/alcohol treatment does not include detox as that usually occurs in a hospital environment, but follows it.
  • Codeine found on the street for abuse is sometimes known as "cody", "captain cody" or "schoolboy".
  • When drugs like Ritalin and Adderall are prescribed in routine pediatric doses, they commonly cause hypertension, which can lead to an enlarged heart.

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 solutions are on the low end of the spectrum of rehab services with regards to level of care, as the individual is able to preserve their lifestyle in many ways without the commitment of needing to remain in a rehab center while receiving treatment services. Even though this may appear perfect it may not provide the required change of atmosphere than many people in recovery have to have to have a productive rehab.

Persons With HIV/AIDS

Persons with HIV/AIDS who may need drug abuse rehabilitation will often require solutions beyond what a standard alcohol and drug rehabilitation center can provide. Because extensive medical services are often a key part of the physical process of recovery for addicts with HIV/AIDS, who likely have experienced a progression and worsening of the disease due to their habit, it is vital that these clients have the medical treatment needed in conjunction with any treatment solutions for his or her drug abuse problem.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be predisposed to alcoholism and substance abuse because of the challenges their impairment impose on them. While discovery of this issue can often be hard among the hearing impaired, you'll find ASL as well as other assistance services available for them when substance abuse rehab is needed. Apart from ASL, such services can sometimes include assistive listening equipment and captioned video materials so that deaf and hearing impaired people are receiving the support they need in drug and alcohol rehab.

Spanish

Not all drug and alcohol rehab centers possess the staff or wherewithal to focus on the demands of Spanish speaking clients, but luckily there are more and more centers that will do so because the necessity for Spanish services is higher than ever before. Counselling, study data and so on are now frequently obtainable in Spanish in both long and short terms programs which provide inpatient or residential rehabilitation and outpatient Spanish treatment is also available nationwide.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when a person's insurance won't pay for the entire cost of treatment or will only pay for some of it. In these cases, it may seem like a disadvantage but individuals in fact have a great deal of leverage because they can choose whichever program they would like without the restrictions from health insurers that so many men and women face. Likewise, treatment centers will frequently provide payment assistance for individuals whose only choice is self payment to help them get into rehabilitation.

Medicaid

Some rehabilitation programs will take Medicaid in the event the individual is unable to self pay or present some other type of private health insurance. Medicaid might cover outpatient and short-term rehab within a limited amount of programs, and in cases like this individuals may want to investigate the self pay alternative and drum up any resources they're able to to fund a more quality rehab center which will produce better results, say for example a long-term residential drug rehab facility.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can receive treatment at drug rehabilitation centers which provide either inpatient or outpatient treatment when the facility is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the authorization of their Medicare appointed doctor, who must assist in establishing the person's rehab strategy. Inpatient services are provided through Medicare Medicare Part A, with out of pocket costs being just like any other kind of hospital stay, and outpatient rehab being paid for through Medicare Medicare Part B.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which program you are covered by, all private medical insurance plans typically cover some kind of drug and alcohol treatment service including outpatient rehab to inpatient or residential drug and alcohol rehab centers. Individuals might have to take part in an alcohol and drug treatment facility which is in their network of providers and there might be other restrictions such as how long their stay in treatment is covered. Individuals can choose an excellent center they like and meet with a rehab counselor to determine if their insurance will cover it.

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

Military insurance including VA and Tricare does cover the costs of particular substance abuse rehab services. Detox services, outpatient and inpatient centers in addition to partial hospitalization are covered by military insurance, although military members may need pre-authorization in which case they can speak with their VA or Tricare representative. There might be some restrictions concerning how long a stay in inpatient alcohol and drug rehabilitation is permitted, and all of these questions can be answered before you start treatment so that it's clear how long and individual can remain in the rehab program of preference.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale can be a payment assistance possibility available from numerous alcohol and drug treatment programs in order to help individuals afford rehabilitation where this might not have been doable initially. By way of example, one client's fee for rehabilitation could be different and lower than another individual whose financial situation is better which makes them more prepared to pay the full price of rehab. Registrars take into consideration other factors in addition to income including number of dependents to determine the final cost using the sliding scale.

Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

Many alcohol and drug treatment centers offer payment assistance to help individuals who might not have adequate money to self pay for rehabilitation or whose medical insurance won't supply coverage or full coverage for his or her stay. By way of example, Occasionally insurance only pays for a short-term center when in reality a long-term facility will be the more suitable selection. To determine what payment assistance may be offered, for instance a sliding fee scale, talk with the center for details.

  • Far West Center
    Far West Center is an Alcohol and Drug Treatment Facility that is located at:

    574 North Leavitt Road
    Amherst, OH. 44001

    If you would like to contact Far West Center, you can reach them at 440-988-4900.

    Far West Center offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare), Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors), Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)