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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Snorting cocaine can result in a chronically runny nose, nosebleeds, loss of smell, hoarseness, and problems swallowing.
  • The cost of cleanup of an average methamphetamine lab is about $5,000, but can cost up to $100,000.
  • Alcohol can reduce the amount of digestive enzymes secreted by the pancreas, causing inflammation and leaking digestive enzymes, which subsequently attack the pancreas itself.

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 should be safely managed through detoxification services when intensely addicted to drugs, or who requires a broader spectrum of care such as someone who has a dual diagnosis so also requires mental health services as part of their rehab procedure. You'll find both short-term and long-term hospital inpatient services accessible.

Outpatient

Outpatient solutions are on the lower end of the spectrum of treatment services with regards to intensity of care, because the individual is able to preserve their lifestyle in several ways with no commitment of having to remain in a rehabilitation facility while undergoing rehab services. Although this might appear ideal it might not provide the required change of surroundings than many people in recovery have to have to have a productive rehabilitation.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who struggle with drug abuse may have unique challenges they have to overcome when in treatment, which treatment professionals within the program they opt to be a part of must be keen of to ensure a full recovery may be possible. So for seniors and older adults, it is wise to select a rehab that's used to helping seniors and older adults deal with the distinctive life and drug use issues that these clients face which might include a wider spectrum of services including health care and the like.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired are often predisposed to alcoholism and substance abuse because of the challenges their impairment impose on them. While detection of the issue can often be difficult among the hearing impaired, you'll find ASL as well as other assistance services designed for them when drug abuse treatment is necessary. Besides ASL, such services might include assistive listening tools and captioned video materials to ensure that deaf and hearing impaired people are getting the help they require in alcohol and drug rehab.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when a person's insurance isn't going to cover the entire cost of rehab or will only pay for some of it. In these cases, it may seem like a drawback but people actually have a much more leverage simply because they can choose whichever facility they want without the limitations from health insurance providers that so many individuals face. Likewise, rehabilitation facilities will often provide payment assistance for individuals whose only option is self payment to help them get into treatment.

Medicaid

Certain treatment programs will take Medicaid when the individual is unable to self pay or present another type of private health care insurance. Medicaid might pay for outpatient and short-term rehab inside a limited amount of centers, and in cases like this individuals might want to explore the self pay alternative and come up with up any resources they're able to to pay for a more quality rehabilitation facility that will produce better results, say for example a long-term residential alcohol and drug rehabilitation center.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can receive rehab at drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs which provide either inpatient or outpatient rehabilitation if the facility is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the approval of their Medicare appointed doctor, who must assist in establishing the person's rehab strategy. Inpatient solutions are provided through Medicare Medicare Part A, with up front costs being just like any other kind of hospital stay, and outpatient rehabilitation being paid for through Medicare Part B.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which program you are covered by, all private medical health insurance plans generally cover some sort of drug and alcohol rehab service including outpatient rehab to inpatient or residential alcohol and drug rehabilitation programs. Individuals may have to take part in a drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility which is within their network of providers and there might be other limitations like how long their stay in rehabilitation is covered. Individuals can select a good center they like and consult with a rehab specialist to find out if their insurance covers it.

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

Military insurance such as VA and Tricare does cover the costs of certain substance abuse rehab solutions. Detoxification services, outpatient and inpatient programs along with partial hospitalization are all paid for by military insurance, although military members may need pre-authorization and in that case they can speak with their VA or Tricare consultant. There might be some restrictions concerning how long a stay in inpatient alcohol and drug rehab is permitted, and every one of these questions will be answered prior to starting rehabilitation so that it's clear how much time and individual can stay in the rehabilitation center of preference.

  • Unity Point St. Lukes
    Unity Point St. Lukes is an Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment Program that is located at:

    1026 An Avenue NE
    Cedar Rapids, IA. 52402

    If you would like to contact Unity Point St. Lukes, you can reach them at 319-369-7211.

    Unity Point St. Lukes offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient, Seniors/Older Adults, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)