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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Major heroin withdrawal symptoms typically peak between 48 and 72 hours after the last dose has been administered, and wane after about a week.
  • More than half a million visits to hospital emergency rooms a year are drug-related.
  • Long-term studies of high school students and their patterns of drug use suggest that very few young people use other illegal drugs without first trying marijuana.

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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Substance Abuse Treatment Services

Substance abuse treatment services can be obtained in a variety of settings along with different rehab lengths and plans to suit the various needs of clients with any kind of and level of addiction. With both long and short term and both inpatient and residential programs now being paid by many insurance plans, there's no need to postpone receiving substance abuse treatment services for anybody who wants it.

Detoxification

Detoxification from drugs and alcohol is really a process which can be made much more manageable and safely supervised when in a professional detoxification or drug treatment facility. Often detoxification isn't without risk, and even with the best of intentions individuals who proceed through detoxification by themselves so that they can get sober may very well be putting their health and even their lives at risk. It is always best to seek detoxification services in a professional center in order to avoid such risks as well as have a smooth progression from detoxification to treatment at a quality alcohol and drug rehab facility.

Methadone Detoxification

It isn't uncommon for those who turn to methadone as a solution to heroin or prescription opioid addiction to find that they are now addicted to methadone. To get off of methadone can be very difficult, because withdrawal symptoms can be even worse compared to those that one experiences from heroin. Methadone detoxification can take place in a detoxification facility however such symptoms can be made more manageable so that there is less odds of relapse so that the person can be off of all drugs forever.

Outpatient

Outpatient services are on the low end of the spectrum of rehab solutions with regards to intensity of care, since the individual will be able to keep their lifestyle in lots of ways without the commitment of having to stay in a rehab center while undergoing treatment services. Even though this might appear ideal it may not provide the much needed change of surroundings than many people in rehabilitation need to experience a successful rehabilitation.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required 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 seem like a drawback but individuals in fact have a much more leverage because they can choose whichever center they would like without the restrictions from health insurance companies that so many people encounter. Likewise, rehab programs will often provide payment assistance for people whose only option is self payment to enable them to get into rehab.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid can be used to cover the expense of drug and alcohol rehab if other forms of insurance or self payment are not an option. If someone does not have any private insurance and doesn't yet know whether they might qualify for state insurance, they should talk with their Social Services office within their area to figure out if they are and then apply. The majority of state financed insurance covers both outpatient and inpatient rehab, but usually only inside the state which provides the insurance.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale is a payment assistance possibility available from a variety of alcohol and drug rehabilitation programs in order to help clients afford rehabilitation where this may not have been doable initially. By way of example, one client's fee for treatment could possibly be different and somebody else whose financial situation is better making them more prepared to spend the money for full expense of treatment. Registrars take into account additional factors besides income including number of dependents to ascertain the ultimate cost and using the sliding scale.

  • Progressive Medical Specialists Inc
    Progressive Medical Specialists Inc is an Alcohol and Drug Recovery Facility that is located at:

    4974 El Cajon Boulevard
    San Diego, CA. 92115

    If you would like to contact Progressive Medical Specialists Inc, you can reach them at 619-286-4600.

    Progressive Medical Specialists Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Detoxification, Methadone Detoxification, Outpatient
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)