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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Individuals who smoke five joints per day may be taking in as many cancer-causing chemicals as someone who smokes a full pack of cigarettes every day.
  • Ecstasy is used in party setting because it produces feelings of increased energy, euphoria, emotional warmth and empathy toward others, and distortions in sensory and time perception.
  • According to a report written by the "Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality", inpatient treatment programs for addiction are designed to provide help to individuals who cannot manage their health alone.

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 that needs to be safely managed through detox services when heavily addicted to drugs and/or alcohol, or who requires a broader spectrum of care such as someone who has a dual diagnosis and also needs mental health services during their treatment procedure. There are both short-term and long-term hospital inpatient services available.

Outpatient

Outpatient services are on the bottom end of the spectrum of rehab services regarding level of care, as the individual will be able to maintain their lifestyle in lots of ways with no commitment of needing to be in a treatment facility while receiving treatment services. Even though this might seem perfect it may not provide the required change of environment than a lot of people in recovery have to have to experience a productive rehabilitation.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse issues are what are identified in the field of alcohol and drug rehab as dual diagnosis clients. These clients must handle both disorders whilst in treatment to find resolution due to the fact one often triggers the other. Luckily, there are numerous drug rehab centers who are able to specifically hone in on the problems that persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders face in order to not simply become sober but mentally stable and also able to lead a much higher quality lifestyle and never feel the need to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who have a problem with drug use could have unique obstacles they have to overcome while in treatment, which rehabilitation professionals within the program they decide to be a part of have to be keen of so that a complete recovery may be possible. So for seniors and older adults, it is advisable to decide on a facility that's acquainted with helping seniors and older adults handle the unique life and substance abuse issues that these clients face which can include a wider spectrum of solutions including medical care and the like.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired are often prone to alcoholism and drug abuse as a result of problems their impairment impose on them. While discovery of the issue can often be hard among the hearing impaired, there are ASL along with other assistance services intended for them when drug abuse treatment is needed. Besides ASL, such services may include assistive listening tools and captioned video materials so that deaf and hearing impaired folks are receiving the support they require in drug rehab.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when someone's insurance isn't going to cover the total cost of treatment or will only pay for part of it. In these situations, it may seem like a disadvantage but people in fact have a much more leverage simply because they can select whichever center they would like without the restrictions from health insurance companies that so many people encounter. Likewise, rehab programs will often provide payment assistance for individuals whose only choice is self payment to help them get into rehab.

Medicaid

Some rehab facilities accept Medicaid if the individual is unable to self pay or present any other form of private medical insurance. Medicaid might pay for outpatient and short-term treatment in a limited amount of programs, and in cases like this individuals may choose to investigate the self pay option and come up with up any resources they are able to to cover a more quality treatment program which will get better results, like a long-term residential drug treatment program.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can receive rehab at drug and alcohol rehab centers which provide either inpatient or outpatient rehab if the facility is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the authorization of their Medicare appointed doctor, who must aid in establishing the person's treatment plan. Inpatient services are provided through Medicare Medicare Part A, with up front costs being the same as any other type of hospital stay, and outpatient rehabilitation being covered through Medicare Part B.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the costs of drug and alcohol rehabilitation if other forms of insurance or self payment are not a possibility. If someone does not have any private insurance and doesn't yet know whether they may qualify for state insurance, they should check with their Social Services office within their area to figure out if they are and then apply. The majority of state financed insurance will cover both outpatient and inpatient treatment, but usually only in the state which offers the insurance plan.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private medical insurance plans typically cover some type of drug and alcohol rehabilitation service ranging from outpatient rehabilitation to inpatient or residential drug and alcohol rehab centers. Individuals might have to take part in a drug treatment facility which is in their network of providers and there can be other restrictions such as the amount of time their stay in treatment is covered. Individuals can pick a good program they like and meet with a treatment specialist to ascertain if their insurance will cover it.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale is a payment assistance option made available from numerous drug and alcohol treatment facilities to help help individuals afford rehabilitation where this might not have been doable initially. For example, one client's price for rehab may be different and lower than another person whose finances are better which makes them more prepared to spend the money for full expense of rehab. Registrars take into consideration variables besides income including number of dependents to determine the final cost using the sliding scale.

Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

Many drug treatment centers offer payment assistance to help individuals who may not have enough money to self pay for rehab or whose health insurance won't provide coverage or full coverage for his or her stay. For instance, Sometimes insurance only pays for a short-term center when in fact a long-term facility will probably be the more appropriate choice. To see what payment assistance may be available, such as a sliding fee scale, seek advice from the center for details.

  • Holy Family Hosp at Merrimack Valley
    Holy Family Hosp at Merrimack Valley is an Alcohol Rehab and Drug Treatment Program that is located at:

    140 Lincoln Avenue
    Haverhill, MA. 1830

    If you would like to contact Holy Family Hosp at Merrimack Valley, you can reach them at 978-381-5737.

    Holy Family Hosp at Merrimack Valley offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Seniors/Older Adults, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors), Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)