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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Rates of alcohol abuse are highest among individuals with less than a college degree.
  • In 2008, prescription pain killers such as OxyContin, Vicodin and methadone claimed nearly 5,000 lives.
  • There are thousands of inpatient rehab centers in the U.S. today, and each one is different from the next as far as its physical facilities are involved. They range from almost primitive camp-type settings, usually for troubled teens, to the most luxurious centers possible.

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 low end of the spectrum of treatment solutions with regards to level of care, since the individual can preserve their lifestyle in lots of ways with no commitment of having to remain in a rehab program while receiving treatment services. Even though this might seem ideal it might not provide the much needed change of atmosphere than lots of people in rehab require to experience a productive rehabilitation.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired are often predisposed to alcoholism and substance abuse due to challenges that their impairment impose on them. While detection of the problem is often hard among the hearing impaired, you can find ASL and also other assistance services designed for them when substance abuse rehabilitation is required. Aside from ASL, such services may include assistive listening equipment and captioned video resources to ensure that deaf and hearing impaired people are receiving the help they require in drug rehab.

Spanish

Not all alcohol and drug treatment programs possess the staff or resources to focus on the requirements of Spanish speaking clients, but luckily there are more and more centers that can do so because the necessity for Spanish services is higher than any other time. Therapy, study data and so on are now frequently obtainable in Spanish in both short and long terms centers which deliver inpatient or residential rehabilitation and outpatient Spanish rehabilitation is available too around the country.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when a person's insurance won't cover the total cost of treatment or will only pay for some of it. In these situations, it may seem like a disadvantage but individuals actually have a great deal of leverage because they can decide on whichever center they want without the restrictions from health insurers that so many people face. In addition, rehab centers will often provide payment assistance for people whose only choice is self payment to enable them to get into rehab.

Medicaid

Some rehab programs will take Medicaid when the individual is unable to self pay or present some other form of private health insurance. Medicaid may only cover outpatient and short-term treatment within a limited amount of programs, and in such cases individuals may wish to investigate the self pay option and drum up any resources they are able to to cover a more quality rehab program which will produce better results, such as a long-term residential drug and alcohol treatment facility.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can seek rehabilitation at drug rehab centers which provide either inpatient or outpatient rehabilitation when the center is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the consent of their Medicare appointed doctor, who must help in setting up the person's treatment plan. Inpatient services are provided through Medicare Medicare Part A, with up front costs being exactly like any other type of hospital stay, and outpatient rehab being covered through Medicare Part B.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private health care insurance plans typically cover some kind of alcohol and drug rehabilitation service including outpatient rehabilitation to inpatient or residential alcohol and drug treatment programs. Individuals could have to take part in a drug rehabilitation center that is in their network of providers and there can be other limitations such as the amount of time their stay in treatment is covered. Individuals can pick an excellent program they like and speak with a rehabilitation specialist to ascertain if their insurance will cover it.

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

Military insurance including VA and Tricare does cover the expense of particular substance abuse rehabilitation services. Detox services, outpatient and inpatient facilities and also partial hospitalization are covered by military insurance, although military members may require pre-authorization and in that case they can speak with their VA or Tricare consultant. There may be some limitations regarding how much time a stay in inpatient alcohol and drug rehabilitation is permitted, and every one of these questions can be answered before you start treatment so that it is clear the length of time and individual can stay in the rehab facility of choice.

  • Johnson County Mental Health Center
    Johnson County Mental Health Center is a Drug and Alcohol Addiction Recovery Center that is located at:

    6000 Lamar Avenue
    Mission, KS. 66202

    If you would like to contact Johnson County Mental Health Center, you can reach them at 913-826-4200.

    Johnson County Mental Health Center offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)