Drug Rehab Covered By Medicare in Pennsylvania

Medicare drug rehabs in Pennsylvania 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 Services offers a comprehensive directory of these programs. You or your loved one should not have to spend much time contacting countless rehabs in Pennsylvania to determine if they take state health insurance. We want to ensure you get the treatment needed immediately.

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List of Rehabs that Accept Medicare in Pennsylvania

Below is a list of the different drug rehab centers that accept Medicare in Pennsylvania. Each listing provides information on the types of services provided and the payment options available. You can also find accreditations and certifications to help you determine if the rehab center is trusted and has the expertise you are looking for. 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's team of addiction professionals has over 100 years of combined experience in the field of substance use and addiction recovery. They use this experience when assessing each service listed in our directory. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns regarding any of the listings in our directory, you can contact the team directly at [email protected]. We will utilize your feedback to make any necessary updates to our list of services.

Within Pennsylvania, it is not uncommon for the elderly and people with disabilities to struggle with drug addiction or drug dependency. When searching for the right treatment and help in the state, many people will turn to their health insurance to help pay for treatment. Medicare health insurance offers coverage for people who are 65 years old or older and for people who are suffering from a disability. Medicare health insurance in Pennsylvania is available through a monthly premium that is paid, and this premium is based on the recipient’s income. Medicare health insurance can help the elderly and people with a disability access affordable drug and alcohol treatment in the state. These affordable drug addiction treatment options will include inpatient or outpatient care and detox centers in PA, hospital inpatient programs, or having prescription medication paid for that is needed for addiction treatment.

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What's Next?

After completing a drug rehab in Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania. 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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