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Drug Rehab Centers Covered by Optum in Utah

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

Throughout the state of Utah, substance abuse can be seen in communities large and small, and within the inner-cities. The cost of treatment does vary, but most addicts or their families will tend to rely on their health insurance coverage to help pay for some or all the cost of treatment. Optum health insurance provides coverage for employers, families, and individuals who reside in the state of Utah. Anytime you are wanting to use your health insurance to pay for treatment, you should contact your insurance provider, and find out what is covered, and what program options you have. Most health insurance companies work with service providers in the state. Choosing the right type of drug treatment is important because each addict does go through a unique experience. Health insurance plans do also provide someone who is covered, with viable options to begin the treatment process, and start somewhere to help their loved one.

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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.