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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Of the individuals aged 12 and older entering drug abuse treatment programs who reported marijuana as their primary drug of abuse in 2009, 61% of admissions 15 and younger reported marijuana as their primary drug of abuse.
  • In some inpatient treatment centers, they have access to around-the-clock care that could prevent them from causing harm to themselves or someone else.
  • Drug abuse refers to the use of a drug for purposes for which it was not attended, or using a drug in excessive quantities.

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 anyone that needs to be safely managed through detox services when heavily addicted to drugs and alcohol, or who requires a better spectrum of care such as someone who is dealing with a dual diagnosis and also requires mental health solutions during their rehabilitation procedure. You can find both short-term and long-term hospital inpatient services accessible.

Outpatient

Outpatient solutions are on the lower end of the spectrum of rehab services with regards to intensity of care, because the individual will be able to maintain their lifestyle in several ways with no commitment of needing to be in a treatment facility while undergoing rehab services. Although this might appear ideal it may not provide the much needed change of surroundings than a lot of people in treatment require to have a productive rehabilitation.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be prone to alcoholism and drug abuse due to the problems that their impairment impose on them. While detection of the issue is often hard among the hearing impaired, you'll find ASL and also other assistance services designed for them when drug abuse rehab is necessary. Besides ASL, such services might include assistive listening tools and captioned video resources so that deaf and hearing impaired people are receiving the support they require in alcohol and drug rehabilitation.

Spanish

Not all drug and alcohol rehab centers have the staff or resources to cater to the needs of Spanish speaking clients, but thankfully there are more and more facilities that will do so because the need for Spanish services is higher than any other time. Counselling, study info and so on are now frequently obtainable in Spanish in both long and short terms facilities which provide inpatient or residential rehabilitation and outpatient Spanish rehabilitation is available too around the country.

Other Languages

In each and every city in the U.S. there is someone being affected by drug abuse that isn't necessarily fluent in English, who may need rehabilitation in whatever language it is they are fluent in to ensure their needs may be met properly when in rehab. Luckily, there are many drug and alcohol rehab programs that have counselors on staff who speak other languages to make drug and alcohol treatment the most effective experience possible for anyone. Simply locate a quality drug rehab program and inquire if it is feasible to receive rehabilitation in other languages.

Self Payment

Self Payment is needed when a person's insurance isn't going to cover the entire cost of rehabilitation or will only pay for some of it. In these instances, it may seem like a drawback but individuals really have a much more leverage simply because they can choose whichever facility they want without the restrictions from health insurance providers that so many people encounter. Likewise, treatment centers will frequently provide payment assistance for people whose only option is self payment to enable them to get into rehabilitation.

Medicaid

Some rehab programs accept Medicaid if the individual is not able to self pay or present any other type of private health insurance. Medicaid might pay for outpatient and short-term rehab within a limited amount of facilities, and in cases like this individuals might want to explore the self pay option and drum up any resources they're able to to pay for a more quality treatment center which will get better results, like a long-term residential drug rehab center.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can seek treatment at drug treatment facilities which deliver either inpatient or outpatient treatment if the program is included in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the consent of their Medicare appointed doctor, who must help out with setting up the person's rehab strategy. Inpatient solutions are provided through Medicare Part A, with up front costs being exactly like any other kind of hospital stay, and outpatient rehabilitation being covered through 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 rehab if other kinds of insurance or self payment aren't a choice. When someone doesn't have private insurance and doesn't yet know if they could be eligible for state insurance, they can consult their Social Services office in their area to determine if they are and then apply. The majority of state financed insurance covers both outpatient and inpatient treatment, but generally only within the state which provides the insurance.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which program you are covered by, all private health care insurance plans generally cover some sort of drug and alcohol rehabilitation service including outpatient rehabilitation to inpatient or residential alcohol and drug rehabilitation programs. Individuals may have to take part in an alcohol and drug rehab center which is within their network of providers and there might be other limitations such as the length of time their stay in rehab is covered. Individuals can pick an excellent program they like and speak with a rehab specialist to find out if their insurance will handle it.

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

Military insurance such as VA and Tricare does cover the expenses of certain drug abuse rehab services. Detox services, outpatient and inpatient facilities in addition to partial hospitalization are all paid for by military insurance, although military members may need pre-authorization and in that case they can liaise with their VA or Tricare consultant. There might be some restrictions about just how long a stay in inpatient drug rehab is allowed, and all of these questions can be answered before you start rehab so that it's clear how much time and individual can stay in the treatment program of choice.

  • Whidden Hospital
    Whidden Hospital is an Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center that is located at:

    103 Garland Street
    Everett, MA. 2149

    If you would like to contact Whidden Hospital, you can reach them at 617-381-7100.

    Whidden Hospital offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient, 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)