Drug Rehab Centers Covered by Optum in New Mexico

Created On Tuesday, 16, May 2017
Modified On Friday, 10, September 2021


Optum health insurance plans provide coverage for employers and their employees, and families and individuals, working and living in New Mexico. Anytime you would like to use your health insurance coverage to pay for the treatment of a substance use disorder; you should contact your insurance provider and find out what will be the extent of your coverage. Each health insurance plan is different from the next, and this will be dependent upon what is purchased by the client. Some of the Optum health insurance plans will provide coverage for drug rehabilitation. Throughout New Mexico, addicts can access both state-funded and private treatment centers. This can include detox, outpatient rehab, inpatient drug treatment, and various forms of counseling and hospital programs. Choosing the proper rehabilitation is important, and each addict goes through unique experiences connected to his or her addiction. Health insurance plans will help addicts gain access to the proper treatment, they need to handle all aspects of his or her addiction.

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Marcel Gemme, DATS - Author

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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.