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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Excessive alcohol use is the 3rd leading lifestyle-related cause of death in the U.S.
  • Many fentanyl overdoses are initially classified as heroin overdoses, until the truth is discovered.
  • Heroin injection is a significantly more efficient means of administering the drug and delivers more intense effects than smoking or snorting.

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

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and substance abuse issues are what are known in the field of drug treatment as dual diagnosis clients. These clients must handle both disorders whilst in treatment to find resolution simply because one typically triggers the other. Fortunately, there are several alcohol and drug rehabilitation facilities that can specifically address the issues that persons with co-occurring mental and drug use disorders face in order to not just become sober but mentally secure and also able to lead a much higher quality lifestyle and not want to self medicate with alcohol and drugs.

Persons With HIV/AIDS

Persons with HIV/AIDS who require substance abuse treatment will usually require services beyond what a traditional drug and alcohol treatment center will be able to provide. Due to the fact comprehensive healthcare services in many cases are a key aspect of the physical recovery process for addicts with HIV/AIDS, who most likely have experienced a progression and worsening of the disease due to their habit, it is essential that these clients obtain the health care needed together with any treatment services for their drug abuse issue.

Gays and Lesbians

It is important that gays and lesbians acquire quality treatment solutions in a rehabilitation setting which is discreet and with treatment specialists at their disposal who understand the unique problems which they have to deal with in life. Because drug use for gays and lesbians is oftentimes triggered because of the challenges they face because of their sexual preference, a rehab which will help them resolve these problems and give them the peace of mind that they've lacked before arriving in rehabilitation can be quite a crucial aspect of recovery for gay and lesbian clients.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who battle with drug abuse could have unique challenges they must overcome whilst in treatment, which treatment specialists in the program they choose to be a part of must be keen of so that a full recovery is possible. So for seniors and older adults, it is prudent to pick a center which is accustomed to helping seniors and older adults handle the distinctive life and drug use issues that these clients face which may include a wider spectrum of services including medical care and the like.

Criminal Justice Clients

Criminal justice clients get into treatment due to a court ruling in order to meet a part of their sentencing for any drug offense. Criminal justice clients in drug and alcohol rehabilitation frequently receive reduced penalties, fines etc. when cooperating with drug rehabilitation specifications enforced with them as part of sentencing and also of course when successfully graduating a drug treatment facility.

Spanish

Not all drug and alcohol rehab facilities possess the staff or wherewithal to cater to the requirements of Spanish speaking clients, but thankfully there are more and more programs that can do so because the necessity for Spanish services is higher than previously. Counselling, study data and so on are now very often accessible in Spanish in both long and short terms centers which provide inpatient or residential rehabilitation and outpatient Spanish treatment is also available nationwide.

Other Languages

In every city in America there's someone struggling with substance abuse that isn't necessarily fluent in English, who may need treatment in whatever language it is that they are fluent in so that their needs may be catered to properly whilst in treatment. Thankfully, there are lots of drug treatment facilities that have counselors within their facility who speak other languages to make drug treatment the most effective experience possible for anyone. Simply look for a top quality drug treatment program and find out if it is feasible to receive rehabilitation in other languages.

Medicaid

Some treatment facilities will take Medicaid when the individual is unable to self pay or present any other type of private medical insurance. Medicaid may only cover outpatient and short-term rehab within a limited amount of programs, and in cases like this individuals may wish to explore the self pay alternative and come up with up any resources they can to pay for a more quality rehab center which will get better results, such as a long-term residential drug and alcohol treatment center.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can receive rehab at alcohol and drug rehab programs which provide either inpatient or outpatient rehab when the program is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the consent of their Medicare appointed physician, who must aid in setting up the individual's treatment plan. Inpatient solutions are covered through Medicare Medicare Part A, with out of pocket costs being the same as any other kind of hospital stay, and outpatient rehabilitation being paid for through Medicare Part B.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the costs of drug rehab if other kinds of insurance or self payment aren't a possibility. If a person has no private insurance and doesn't yet know whether they may qualify for state insurance, they can seek advice from their Social Services office in their area to figure out if they are and then apply. Most state financed insurance will take care of both outpatient and inpatient rehab, but usually only in the state which offers the insurance coverage.

Private Health Insurance

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

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

Military insurance which includes VA and Tricare does cover the price of certain drug abuse rehabilitation services. Detoxification services, outpatient and inpatient programs as well as 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 may be some limitations as to just how long a stay in inpatient drug treatment is permitted, and all of these questions will be answered prior to starting treatment so that it's clear how much time and individual can stay in the rehabilitation facility of choice.

  • St. Marys Healthcare
    St. Marys Healthcare is a Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Program that is located at:

    200 Jefferson Avenue SE
    Grand Rapids, MI. 49503

    If you would like to contact St. Marys Healthcare, you can reach them at 616-685-6611.

    St. Marys Healthcare offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Criminal Justice Clients, Spanish, Other Languages
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)