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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Excessive alcohol use is the 3rd leading lifestyle-related cause of death in the U.S.
  • Many fentanyl overdoses are initially classified as heroin overdoses, until the truth is discovered.
  • Heroin injection is a significantly more efficient means of administering the drug and delivers more intense effects than smoking or snorting.

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 rehab services in terms of intensity of care, for the reason that individual can preserve their lifestyle in several ways with no commitment of needing to be in a rehabilitation center while receiving treatment services. While this may seem perfect it may not provide the much needed change of environment than a lot of people in rehab need to have a successful rehab.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and drug abuse problems are what are known in the field of drug rehabilitation as dual diagnosis clients. These clients must tackle both disorders during treatment to find resolution because one typically exacerbates the other. Fortunately, there are lots of alcohol and drug treatment programs that can specifically address the problems that persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders face to be able to not simply become sober but mentally stable and also able to lead a much higher quality lifestyle and never consider it wise to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Persons With HIV/AIDS

Persons with HIV/AIDS who may need drug abuse treatment will often require services beyond what a standard drug rehab program can provide. Because extensive medical solutions will often be a key aspect of the physical process of healing for addicts with HIV/AIDS, who very likely have experienced a progression and worsening of the disease because of their habit, it is important that these clients get the medical care required along with any rehabilitation solutions for his or her drug use problem.

Gays and Lesbians

It is important that gays and lesbians acquire quality rehabilitation services within a treatment environment which can be discreet and with rehab specialists at their disposal who understand the distinctive challenges that they can have to deal with in life. Because drug use for gays and lesbians might be triggered because of the challenges they face due to their sexual preference, a rehab which can help them handle these problems and give them the confidence they may have lacked prior to arriving in rehab can be a crucial part of recovery for gay and lesbian clients.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who have trouble with drug abuse might have unique challenges they must overcome whilst in rehab, which treatment professionals in the center they choose to be a part of should be keen of to ensure a full recovery is achievable. So for seniors and older adults, it is wise to choose a facility that is familiar with helping seniors and older adults handle the distinctive life and drug use problems that these clients face that might include a wider spectrum of solutions including health care and so on.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired are often predisposed to alcoholism and substance abuse as a result of problems their impairment impose on them. While detection of this problem can sometimes be hard among the hearing impaired, there are ASL and also other assistance services available for them when substance abuse treatment is necessary. Apart from ASL, such services may include assistive listening equipment and captioned video materials to ensure that deaf and hearing impaired individuals are obtaining the support they need in drug treatment.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when someone's insurance isn't going to cover the total cost of rehabilitation or will only cover some of it. In these situations, it may seem like a disadvantage but people actually have a much more leverage due to the fact they can choose whichever center they would like without the restrictions from health insurance providers that so many people encounter. Likewise, rehabilitation facilities will often offer payment assistance for individuals whose only choice is self payment to help them get into rehab.

Medicaid

Certain rehab facilities will take Medicaid when the individual is unable to self pay or present another form of private health insurance. Medicaid may only cover outpatient and short-term rehab inside a limited amount of centers, and in this case individuals may want to investigate the self pay alternative and drum up any resources they can to cover a more quality treatment program that will get better results, say for example a long-term residential drug rehab center.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can receive rehab at drug rehab programs which deliver either inpatient or outpatient rehabilitation if the facility is included in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the authorization of their Medicare appointed doctor, who must assist in setting up the person's treatment plan. Inpatient services are provided through Medicare Medicare Part A, with up front costs being similar to any other type of hospital stay, and outpatient treatment 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 alcohol and drug rehabilitation if other kinds of insurance or self payment are not an option. If a person has no private insurance and doesn't yet know whether they might be eligible for state insurance, they can check with their Social Services office in their area to determine if they are and then fill out an application. The majority of state financed insurance covers both outpatient and inpatient treatment, but usually only inside the state which offers the insurance.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private medical insurance plans generally cover some sort of drug and alcohol rehab service including outpatient treatment to inpatient or residential drug rehabilitation programs. Individuals might have to participate in an alcohol and drug treatment center that's in their network of providers and there could be other restrictions such as how long their stay in treatment is covered. Individuals can pick an excellent center they prefer and consult with a rehabilitation counselor to ascertain if their insurance will take care of it.

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

Military insurance including VA and Tricare does cover the expenses of particular drug abuse rehab solutions. Detoxification services, outpatient and inpatient centers as well as partial hospitalization are covered by military insurance, although military members may need pre-authorization in which case they can liaise with their VA or Tricare consultant. There could be some limitations regarding the length of time a stay in inpatient drug rehab is allowed, and every one of these questions will be answered prior to starting rehabilitation so that it's clear the length of time and individual can remain in the treatment program of preference.

  • Northeast Clinic
    Northeast Clinic is a Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment Program that is located at:

    3225 North Evergreen Drive NE
    Grand Rapids, MI. 49525

    If you would like to contact Northeast Clinic, you can reach them at 616-364-1500.

    Northeast Clinic offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, 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, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)