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Drug Addiction Facts

  • During the first half of 2012, meth ranked second in drug-related treatment admissions in San Francisco.
  • The adverse effects of codeine and the risks of overdose are always exacerbated when combined with other substances, particularly alcohol.
  • Ecstasy is synthetically produced using chemicals and other substances such as caffeine, the active ingredient in over-the-counter cough syrup, amphetamines, PCP and even cocaine is sometimes added to or substituted for the amphetamines typically used to produce Ecstasy. The dose of MDMA in one tablet can vary from 12 mg all the way up to 131 mg, so the effects too can vary considerably.

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 who needs to be safely managed through detox services when heavily dependent to alcohol and drugs, or who wants a better spectrum of care such as someone who is dealing with a dual diagnosis and also requires mental health solutions during their treatment procedure. There are both short-term and long-term hospital inpatient services available.

Persons With HIV/AIDS

Persons with HIV/AIDS who require drug abuse treatment will often require solutions beyond what a traditional drug rehab program will be able to deliver. Because extensive healthcare services are often a vital aspect of the physical recovery process for addicts with HIV/AIDS, who very likely have experienced a progression and worsening of the disease due to their habit, it is vital that these clients receive the medical treatment required together with any rehab services for their drug abuse issue.

Gays and Lesbians

It is crucial that gays and lesbians receive quality treatment services within a rehab setting which is discreet and has rehabilitation professionals available to them who comprehend the distinctive problems that they can experience in life. Because drug use for gays and lesbians is oftentimes triggered by the challenges they face due to their sexual preference, a facility which will help them handle these issues and give them the confidence they may have lacked prior to arriving in rehab can be quite a crucial aspect of recovery for gay and lesbian clients.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who battle with drug use might have distinctive obstacles they must conquer while in rehab, which rehab professionals within the rehab they elect to take part in must be keen of in order that a full recovery is possible. So for seniors and older adults, it is wise to select a facility that's familiar with helping seniors and older adults handle the distinctive life and substance abuse issues that these clients face which might include a wider spectrum of solutions including medical care and the like.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when someone's insurance isn't going to pay for the entire cost of rehabilitation or will only pay for some of it. In these cases, it may seem like a disadvantage but people in fact have a great deal of leverage because they can select whichever facility they would like without the restrictions from health insurance companies that so many men and women encounter. Likewise, rehabilitation centers will often offer payment assistance for individuals whose only choice is self payment to help them get into rehab.

Medicaid

Some rehabilitation programs accept Medicaid in the event the individual cannot self pay or present another kind of private health care insurance. Medicaid may possibly cover outpatient and short-term rehab within a limited amount of centers, and in cases like this individuals might want to investigate the self pay option and come up with up any resources they are able to to pay for a more quality rehab facility which will get better results, like a long-term residential alcohol and drug rehab program.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can seek treatment at alcohol and drug treatment facilities which deliver either inpatient or outpatient treatment when the center is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the authorization of their Medicare appointed doctor, who must assist in setting up the individual's rehabilitation strategy. Inpatient services are covered through Medicare Medicare Part A, with up front costs being exactly like any other kind of hospital stay, and outpatient rehab being covered through Medicare Part B.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private health care insurance plans generally cover some kind of drug and alcohol rehabilitation service ranging from outpatient rehab to inpatient or residential drug and alcohol rehab centers. Individuals may have to participate in an alcohol and drug rehab program that's inside their network of providers and there can be other restrictions like the amount of time their stay in rehabilitation is covered. Individuals can pick a good program they like and speak with a treatment specialist to ascertain if their insurance will handle it.

Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

Many drug rehabilitation centers offer payment assistance to help clients who may not have enough resources to self pay for rehab or whose health insurance won't supply coverage or full coverage for their stay. By way of example, Occasionally insurance only pays for a short-term facility when in reality a long-term center is going to be the more ideal option. To see what payment assistance can be available, for instance a sliding fee scale, consult the facility for details.

  • St. Elizabeth Healthcare
    St. Elizabeth Healthcare is an Alcohol Rehabilitation and Drug Rehab Center that is located at:

    4900 Houston Road
    Florence, KY. 41042

    If you would like to contact St. Elizabeth Healthcare, you can reach them at 859-301-5910.

    St. Elizabeth Healthcare offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance, Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)