When you have health insurance, there will be health care services and a provider network you can select doctors and other services from. Many of the residents in parts of Alaska will have some type of healthcare coverage; either government-sponsored or private. Magellan Health manages the healthcare services that insurance companies use and provide for their clients. Some of the insurance carriers in Alaska may be using Magellan Health for their healthcare management. Magellan Health is the largest managed behavioral health care organization in the nation, and also provides employee assistance programs, and work/life programs. Struggling with drug abuse or alcohol abuse is dangerous, and even when you have health insurance, many addicts will not reach out for help right away. There are always numerous barriers that prevent addicts from reaching out for help, and one is financial. Having health insurance can help alleviate some of the financial burdens. Both state-funded and private drug treatment programs in Alaska will cost something, and typically health insurance plans can be accepted at both.
Below you can find a listing of the different drug & alcohol rehab services covered by Magellan Health in Alaska. The list can be incomplete so if you do not find what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.