Drug And Alcohol Rehab Centers Covered By Medicare In Pennsylvania

Last updated: Tuesday, 09, November 2021


Within the state of 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 type of 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 get access to affordable drug and alcohol treatment in the state. These affordable drug addiction treatment options will include inpatient or outpatient care and detox, hospital inpatient programs, or having prescription medication paid for that is needed for addiction treatment.

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on November 9, 2021

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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.