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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Heroin users eventually cease to experience feelings of pleasure from the drug, and they will have to continue taking the drug just to feel normal.
  • Alcohol can damage the cells lining the stomach and intestines, blocking the absorption and breakdown of nutrients in those organs.
  • Rates of alcohol abuse are highest among individuals with less than a college degree.

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 available to anybody that has to be safely managed through detoxification services when heavily addicted to drugs, or who wants a better spectrum of care such as somebody who is dealing with a dual diagnosis so also needs mental health services as part of their rehab procedure. You will find both short-term and long-term hospital inpatient services available.

Outpatient

Outpatient solutions are on the bottom end of the spectrum of treatment services regarding intensity of care, as the individual can preserve their lifestyle in many ways with no commitment of needing to be in a treatment center while receiving rehabilitation services. While this may seem perfect it will not provide the much needed change of surroundings than a lot of people in recovery need to have a productive rehab.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who have trouble with substance abuse could possibly have distinctive obstacles they have to overcome during rehabilitation, which rehabilitation professionals within the facility they opt to take part in must be keen of in order that a complete recovery is possible. So for seniors and older adults, it is wise to choose a rehab that's acquainted with helping seniors and older adults tackle the unique life and drug use problems that these clients face that might include a broader spectrum of services including medical treatment and so on.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be predisposed to alcoholism and drug and alcohol use due to the problems their impairment impose on them. While detection of the issue can be hard among the hearing impaired, you'll find ASL along with other assistance services available for them when drug abuse rehab is necessary. Aside from ASL, such services can include assistive listening equipment and captioned video materials to ensure that deaf and hearing impaired folks are obtaining the help they require in alcohol and drug rehabilitation.

Spanish

Not all alcohol and drug treatment programs have the staff or wherewithal to focus on the needs of Spanish speaking clients, but fortunately there are more and more facilities that will do so because the need for Spanish services is higher than any other time. Therapy, study information and the like are actually very often available in Spanish in both short and long terms facilities which deliver inpatient or residential treatment and outpatient Spanish treatment is also available nationwide.

Other Languages

In each and every city in America there's someone struggling with substance abuse that isn't necessarily fluent in English, who may require rehab in whatever language it is they are fluent in so that their needs may be catered to properly during rehabilitation. Thankfully, there are numerous drug rehab centers who have counselors on staff who speak other languages to make drug rehab the most effective experience possible for anyone. Simply look for a top quality drug and alcohol rehab center and inquire if it is possible to receive treatment in other languages.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when someone's insurance isn't going to pay for the total cost of treatment or will only cover part of it. In these situations, it may appear like a drawback but people actually have a great deal of leverage due to the fact they can select whichever program they want without the restrictions from health insurance providers that so many people face. In addition, rehabilitation programs will frequently provide payment assistance for people whose only option is self payment to enable them to get into rehabilitation.

Medicaid

Some rehabilitation facilities will take Medicaid in the event the individual cannot self pay or present some other kind of private health care insurance. Medicaid might cover outpatient and short-term rehabilitation inside a limited amount of programs, and in this instance individuals may wish to investigate the self pay option and drum up any resources they can to fund a more quality rehab facility that will produce better results, like a long-term residential drug and alcohol treatment program.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can receive treatment at alcohol and drug rehab centers which deliver either inpatient or outpatient rehabilitation if the center is included in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the consent of their Medicare appointed physician, who must help in establishing the person's treatment plan. Inpatient services are covered through Medicare Part A, with up front costs being similar to any other kind of hospital stay, and outpatient rehab being covered through Medicare Medicare Part B.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid can be used to cover the costs of alcohol and drug treatment if other forms of insurance or self payment aren't a choice. If a person has no private insurance and doesn't yet know if they might be eligible for state insurance, they should talk with their Social Services office in their area to ascertain if they are and then apply. Most state financed insurance will cover both outpatient and inpatient treatment, but generally only within the state which provides the insurance plan.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which program you are covered by, all private health insurance plans generally cover some kind of drug and alcohol treatment service ranging from outpatient rehab to inpatient or residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation centers. Individuals could possibly have to take part in an alcohol and drug rehab center that's in their network of providers and there may be other limitations including just how long their stay in rehabilitation is covered. Individuals can choose a good center they like and meet with a rehabilitation counselor to determine if their insurance will handle it.

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

Military insurance including VA and Tricare does cover the price of particular substance abuse rehab solutions. Detox services, outpatient and inpatient programs along with partial hospitalization are paid for by military insurance, although military members may require pre-authorization in which case they can speak with their VA or Tricare representative. There could be some restrictions regarding how much time a stay in inpatient alcohol and drug rehabilitation is permitted, and all of these questions will be answered before you start rehabilitation so that it's clear how much time and individual can remain in the treatment facility of preference.

  • Presence St. Joseph Hospital Chicago
    Presence St. Joseph Hospital Chicago is an Alcohol and Drug Rehab Facility that is located at:

    2900 North Lake Shore Drive
    Chicago, IL. 60657

    If you would like to contact Presence St. Joseph Hospital Chicago, you can reach them at 773-665-3000 x3727.

    Presence St. Joseph Hospital Chicago offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient, Seniors/Older Adults, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish, Other Languages
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)

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