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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Ritalin abuse is so prevalent that it has been listed as a drug that is among one of the top ten prescription medications stolen.
  • Recent studies indicate that Ecstasy use significantly raises the user's risk for negative familial and societal impacts.
  • Lifetime Ecstasy use increased significantly among individuals aged 12 years or older in recent years, from 10.2 million in 2002 to 14.2 million in 2009

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 bottom end of the spectrum of treatment services regarding level of care, because the individual can keep their lifestyle in several ways with no commitment of having to stay in a rehab facility while receiving rehab services. Even though this might seem ideal it may not provide the much needed change of atmosphere than a lot of people in rehabilitation have to have to experience a productive rehab.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and drug abuse issues are what are identified in the field of drug treatment as dual diagnosis clients. These individuals must tackle both disorders when it's in treatment in order to find resolution due to the fact one typically exacerbates the other. Fortunately, there are numerous drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs that can specifically address the challenges that persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse issues face so that they can not just become sober but mentally stable and also able to lead a much better quality lifestyle and never wish to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Spanish

Not all alcohol and drug treatment centers have the staff or wherewithal to cater to the demands of Spanish speaking clients, but fortunately there are more and more centers that are able to do so because the necessity for Spanish services is higher than any other time. Therapy, study info and stuff like that are now frequently available in Spanish in both short and long terms programs which provide inpatient or residential treatment and outpatient Spanish treatment is also available nationwide.

Self Payment

Self Payment is needed when someone's insurance won't pay for the entire cost of rehab or will only cover some of it. In these cases, it may appear like a disadvantage but individuals in fact have a much more leverage due to the fact they can decide on whichever program they want without the restrictions from health insurance companies that so many men and women face. Likewise, rehab facilities will frequently offer payment assistance for people whose only choice is self payment to enable them to get into treatment.

Medicaid

Some rehabilitation centers accept Medicaid when the individual cannot self pay or present another type of private medical health insurance. Medicaid may possibly cover outpatient and short-term rehab inside a limited amount of centers, and in cases like this individuals may wish to investigate the self pay alternative and drum up any resources they can to pay for a more quality rehabilitation program which will get better results, say for example a long-term residential drug and alcohol rehab facility.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can seek rehabilitation at alcohol and drug rehabilitation facilities which provide either inpatient or outpatient rehabilitation if the center is included in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the authorization of their Medicare appointed doctor, who must help in establishing the individual's rehabilitation 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 rehabilitation being covered through Medicare Part B.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid can be used to cover the costs of drug and alcohol rehab if other forms of insurance or self payment aren't a possibility. If a person doesn't have private insurance and doesn't yet know whether they might be eligible for state insurance, they can consult their Social Services office within their area to ascertain if they are and then fill out an application. The majority of state financed insurance covers both outpatient and inpatient treatment, but usually only in the state which offers the insurance plan.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which program you are covered by, all private health insurance plans generally cover some sort of alcohol and drug rehab service which range from outpatient treatment to inpatient or residential drug rehab centers. Individuals may have to participate in a drug and alcohol rehab facility that's inside their network of providers and there may be other limitations like the length of time their stay in treatment is covered. Individuals can pick a good center they prefer and consult with a rehabilitation counselor to find out if their insurance will handle it.

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

Military insurance such as VA and Tricare does cover the price of particular substance abuse treatment solutions. Detoxification services, outpatient and inpatient centers along with partial hospitalization are paid for by military insurance, although military members may require pre-authorization and in that case they can liaise with their VA or Tricare consultant. There might be some restrictions as to just how long a stay in inpatient drug and alcohol treatment is permitted, and every one of these questions will be answered prior to starting rehabilitation so that it's clear just how long and individual can stay in the treatment program of choice.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale can be a payment assistance possibility offered by a variety of drug treatment programs to help help individuals afford rehabilitation where this might not have been doable originally. As an example, one client's fee for rehabilitation could be different and someone else whose finances are better making them more prepared to spend the money for full expense of rehab. Registrars take into account other factors aside from income including number of dependents to determine the ultimate cost using the sliding scale.

  • Panhandle Health Group
    Panhandle Health Group is a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Program that is located at:

    4110 Avenue D
    Scottsbluff, NE. 69361

    If you would like to contact Panhandle Health Group, you can reach them at 308-635-3171.

    Panhandle Health Group offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare), Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)