Alabama Drug and Alcohol Detox & Rehab Centers Covered by Medicaid

Last updated: 24 June 2022



The listing below contains facilities that take Medicaid as payment in Alabama. It can be incomplete so if you cannot find what you are looking for, please contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.

Currently, in the state of Alabama, there are over 40 different drug and alcohol treatment programs, which will accept Medicaid. Medicaid is there for people who have low incomes and little assets and provide basic medical coverage.

Medicaid provides free or low-cost health insurance coverage to millions of Americans, such as low-income people, families, and children, the elderly, people with disabilities, and pregnant women. Medicaid will be different in each state, and some states with expanded Medicaid programs can cover everyone listed above. It is important for anyone struggling with drug addiction in Alabama to check if they qualify for Medicaid based on their income. When Medicaid can be used for substance abuse treatment in Alabama, it must be recognized for federal and state law for Medicaid residential drug rehab and Medicaid outpatient drug treatment programs in Alabama. Because Medicaid covers many people in the state of Alabama, there are many drug and alcohol rehabilitation services in the state that will accept Medicaid to help families who need help with drug treatment. Substance abuse can spiral out of control easily when an addict cannot get the help they need.

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Marcel Gemme, DATS

Marcel Gemme, DATS


on June 24, 2022

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Marcel Gemme has been helping people struggling with addiction for over 19 years. He first started as an intake counselor for a drug rehabilitation center in 2000. During his 5 years as an intake counselor, he helped many addicts get the treatment they needed. He also dealt with the families and friends of those people; he saw first-hand how much strain addiction puts on a family and how it can tear relationships apart. With drug and alcohol problems constantly on the rise in the United States and Canada, he decided to use the Internet as a way to educate and help many more people in both those countries. This was 15 years ago. Since then, Marcel has built two of the largest websites in the U.S. and Canada which reach and help millions of people each year. He is an author and a leader in the field of drug and alcohol addiction. His main focus is threefold: education, prevention and rehabilitation. To this day, he still strives to be at the forefront of technology in order to help more and more people. He is a Licensed Drug and Alcohol Treatment Specialist graduate with Honours of Stratford Career Institute. Marcel has also received a certificate from Harvard for completing a course entitled The Opioid Crisis in America and a certificate from The University of Adelaide for completing a course entitled AddictionX: Managing Addiction: A Framework for Succesful Treatment.