Medicare Rehab Centers in Colorado

Medicare drug rehabs are available for people that do not have private insurance. However, you or your loved one may face barriers when finding a rehab that accepts Medicare health insurance. Drug rehab centers in Colorado can be found with different methods of payment and duration.

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List of Rehabs that Accept Medicare in Colorado and Surrounding States

Unfortunately, there are not any drug rehab center covered by Medicare insurance located in Colorado. To help you find the treatment you need, we have included additional Medicare covered services in the surrounding states. While this may be inconvenient, being away from home can be therapeutic. Not being close to where someone is using drugs and alcohol can help focus on their recovery. The list can be incomplete so please do not hesitate to contact a treatment specialist at 1-800-304-2219.

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Addicted.org offers a comprehensive directory of these programs. You or your loved one should not have to spend a significant amount of time contacting countless programs in Colorado to determine if they take state health insurance. We want to ensure you get the treatment needed immediately. Medicare health insurance for people living in Colorado helps cover those 65 years or older or someone with a disability. The four parts of Medicare coverage will ensure that a client can be covered for substance abuse disorder, addiction, mental health problems, or drug dependency.

Medicare health insurance is available for those eligible for a monthly premium based on the person’s income. For example, the less a person earns in Colorado, the less their monthly premium will be. Medicare health insurance can help someone in Colorado who is battling addiction, the cover stays at inpatient facilities such as hospital inpatient programs. This type of health insurance can help with outpatient drug treatment and could also pay for the necessary prescription medication needed for addiction treatment. Anyone struggling with a drug addiction in the state of Colorado should reach out to local treatment services for help.

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What's Next?

After completing a drug rehab in Colorado covered by Medicare, aftercare support is the next step. It is challenging to know what aftercare should be considered. However, the most common approaches include outpatient programs, sober living homes, sober coaching, or recovery meetings. Many of these aftercare options are available in Colorado. The goal is to help you or your loved one continue the recovery journey.

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Medicare covers and pays for the treatment of alcohol addiction or a substance use disorder in an inpatient or outpatient setting.

Medicare Part A pays for inpatient drug rehab, and individuals pay the same co-pays as any other inpatient hospitalization. Medicare Part B pays for outpatient drug rehab or hospital outpatient treatment.

Covered therapies for the treatment of alcohol addiction and drug addiction include:

  • Psychotherapy
  • Patient education regarding diagnosis and treatment
  • Post-hospitalization follow-up
  • Outpatient prescription drugs through Medicare Part D
  • Inpatient prescription drugs, including Methadone
  • Structured Assessment and Brief Intervention (SBIRT)

Medicare Part A will likely cover the following:

  • Inpatient hospitalization
  • Inpatient drug rehabilitation services
  • Coordinated care from nurses and physicians
  • Any drugs necessary for treatment while you’re an inpatient

The questions from Addicted.org’s “Ask a Professional” are answered by Michael Leach, CCMA. If you need further clarification on any of the questions above or have any other questions you can contact him directly at [email protected].

CONTRIBUTORS TO THIS ARTICLE

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.

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Calls to the website’s main number are answered by best treatment center LLC and Intervention, a call center that specializes in helping individuals and families find resources for substance use disorders.