Medicare Insurance Drug And Alcohol Treatment Programs In Hawaii

Created On Thursday, 13, November 2014
Modified On Friday, 17, September 2021


Currently, in the state of Hawaii, there are just a few different health centers, which will accept state-funded Medicare health insurance as coverage for services.

Within the state of Hawaii is many people who are covered by Medicare health insurance. Medicare is a healthcare plan provider for people who are 65 years old or older and for anyone with a disability. When someone is covered by Medicare in Hawaii, they will pay a monthly premium based on their income, and this can help pay for the treatment of a substance abuse disorder or addiction. Drug and alcohol addiction does impact people in this age group, and people struggling with a disability in Hawaii. It can be hard to be able to pay for treatment when you are not working or are retired, and Medicare health insurance will at least be able to provide affordable addiction treatment options for those who are covered. Not every drug treatment center in Hawaii will take Medicare, but anyone struggling with a drug or alcohol addiction in the state should reach out to local treatment services for help and check to see if Medicare is accepted.

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The listing below contains treatment services that are covered by Medicare in Hawaii. The list may be incomplete so if you cannot find what you are looking for, please contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.



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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.