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Drug Addiction Facts

  • It isn't uncommon for long-term chronic heroin users to experience persistent withdrawal symptoms for several months when coming off of the drug.
  • The number of new heroin users in the U.S. increased from 142,000 in 2010 to 178,000 in 2011, both are sizeable increase from the average annual estimates of 2002 to 2008 (ranging from 91,000 to 118,000).
  • Meth causes a more than 3-fold release of dopamine in the brain when compared to cocaine.

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 rehabilitation solutions with regards to intensity of care, for the reason that individual will be able to maintain their lifestyle in lots of ways without the commitment of having to stay in a rehabilitation center while undergoing treatment services. Although this may appear perfect it will not provide the required change of surroundings than many people in recovery need to have a successful rehabilitation.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired are often predisposed to alcoholism and drug abuse due to problems their impairment impose on them. While discovery of the issue can often be difficult among the hearing impaired, you'll find ASL and other assistance services available for them when drug abuse treatment is needed. Aside from ASL, such services might include assistive listening equipment and captioned video resources so that deaf and hearing impaired people are obtaining the support they require in drug treatment.

Spanish

Not all drug and alcohol rehab programs possess the staff or resources to cater to the needs of Spanish speaking clientele, but fortunately there are more and more centers that can do so because the need for Spanish services is higher than in the past. Counselling, study information and the like are now very often accessible in Spanish in both long and short terms programs which provide inpatient or residential rehabilitation and outpatient Spanish rehabilitation is also available around the country.

Self Payment

Self Payment is needed when a person's insurance won't pay for the total cost of rehab or will only pay for part of it. In these cases, it may appear like a drawback but individuals actually have a great deal of leverage simply because they can select whichever program they would like without the restrictions from health insurance providers that so many individuals encounter. In addition, rehabilitation facilities will often provide payment assistance for individuals whose only option is self payment to enable them to get into rehab.

Medicaid

Certain treatment centers will take Medicaid if the individual is unable to self pay or present another kind of private medical health insurance. Medicaid may possibly cover outpatient and short-term rehab inside a limited amount of centers, and in such cases individuals might want to explore the self pay option and come up with up any resources they're able to to cover a more quality treatment facility that will produce better results, say for example a long-term residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility.

Medicare

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

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private health care insurance plans typically cover some form of drug and alcohol rehabilitation service which range from outpatient treatment to inpatient or residential alcohol and drug rehab programs. Individuals could possibly have to take part in a drug and alcohol rehab facility that's in their network of providers and there can be other limitations including the amount of time their stay in rehabilitation is covered. Individuals can pick a good center they like and consult with a treatment counselor to find out if their insurance will cover it.

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

Military insurance including VA and Tricare does cover the costs of certain substance abuse rehabilitation solutions. Detoxification services, outpatient and inpatient centers in addition to partial hospitalization are covered by military insurance, although military members may require pre-authorization and in that case they can liaise with their VA or Tricare consultant. There may be some restrictions regarding the length of time a stay in inpatient drug rehabilitation 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 center of preference.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale is a payment assistance possibility available from a variety of drug treatment facilities in an effort to help clients afford rehab where this may not have been possible initially. By way of example, one client's fee for treatment might be different and less than another person whose financial situation is better which makes them more prepared to spend the money for full price of rehab. Registrars take into consideration additional circumstances besides income including amount of dependents to determine the final cost using the sliding scale.

  • Porter Starke Services Inc
    Porter Starke Services Inc is a Drug and Alcohol Recovery Center that is located at:

    3176 Lancer Street
    Portage, IN. 46368

    If you would like to contact Porter Starke Services Inc, you can reach them at 219-762-9557.

    Porter Starke Services Inc 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), Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)