Drug Rehab Centers Covered by Blue Cross/Blue Shield in Massachusetts

Created On Monday, 21, March 2016
Modified On Friday, 10, September 2021


Blue Cross and Blue Shield is a very popular health care benefit provider among Americans living in the United States. Over the past years, many drug and alcohol and rehabilitation programs in the state have been able to accept different forms of health insurance that can cover portions of drug treatment and in some cases all of it. In the state of Massachusetts, there are a few drug and alcohol rehab programs that can accept Blue Cross and Blue Shield health insurance, and this can help addicts enter into effective drug and alcohol treatment centers that can handle most cases of substance abuse and addiction. These types of services include drug detox programs, which is the withdrawal process an addict will go through before they enter drug rehab. Other services include outpatient drug rehab programs, some of them can offer partial and inpatient hospitalization services for more severe cases of addiction that require medical supervision. It is important that an addict finds the right kind of drug rehab and help in order for them to fully become clean and sober.

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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.